Join our online discussion group on navigating digital information – scroll down for registration link leading to the session on Zoom, Thursday, Mar. 4, 3:00 pm.
This group will explore topics including how to fact-check information, how to evaluate sources, and how to distinguish fact from opinion, and is moderated by Katherine Murphy.
Centered on the Crash Course YouTube series, Navigating Digital Information, here is what we will learn in Episode 3, Check Yourself With Lateral Reading:
“Look to your left. Look to your right. Look at this video. Today, John Green will teach you how to read laterally, using multiple tabs in your browser to look stuff up and fact check as you read. Real-time fact-checking an help you figure out what’s real and what’s not on the internet.”
PLEASE CLICK THIS LINK TO REGISTER FOR WEEK 3: