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CM 402: Moving Image Archives for Filmmakers: Web Resources

CRAAP Test

Before you use and cite a resource you've found on the internet. Make sure it passes the CRAAP test.

CURRENCY
When was this last updated? Does your topic require more recent information?

RELEVANCE
Is this resource related to your topic?

AUTHORITY
Who created or wrote this resource? Can you find more information about them? Don't get catfished!

ACCURACY
If you see things that are clearly wrong (i.e. typos, grammatical errors), don't use the resource.

PURPOSE
What is the author or creator's purpose for this resource? To sell you something? To change your opinion?