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Lloyd Sealy Library
John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Fact Checking, Verification & Fake News

This guide was created by the Research Center at CUNY's Graduate School of Journalism

Think like a fact checker

The idea for this free, online book came from Michael A. Caufield, Director of Blended and Networked Learning at Washington State University, who believed (and found research to support) that the standard online resource evaluation techniques (for example, the CRAAP test) taught to students were not sufficient. 


Web Literacy for Student Fact-Checkers