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Public Management & Policy

Search tips and research resources for topics related to management in the public sector and public policy. Also includes resources for citing sources.

Evaluating web sources

Remember to ask yourself questions like these when evaluating information on freely-available Internet sites:

Who sponsors the site?

What is the purpose of the site?

What are the credentials of those who provide the content?

Are sources listed? Where did the authors get the information?

How current is the information?

Based on NCCAM Publication No. D142

February 19, 2002

From the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine:

State & local

Public policy

Government finances