Facebook, Twitter, Instragram and other social media feeds help us stay connected to family and friends, but, when used as a source of news, can be questionable since click-bait links and other revenue-driven strategies are behind many of the “news” stories that can show. Here are three library-approved resources for figuring out whether you can trust a particular story in your feed.
2. Use the tools described in this excellent blog post by the Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library to assess a news story and decide how credible it is.
3. Dig deeper with these books on how information technology is changing the way we live, work, and even think.