• Martin Gagnon

Under Closer Examination: How to Spot Fake News

Having a consistent criteria to evaluate and spot fake news is important in assessing the validity of information. The International Federation of Library Associations created this handy infographic with eight simple steps (based on’s 2016 article How to Spot Fake News)  to determine the validity of a given news-piece. It is a staple handout in any of the classes I teach.


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