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Library Research 101: CRAAP Test


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Currency: Timeliness of information

Relevance: Importance of information for your needs

Authority: Source of information and the trustworthiness of them as a source

Accuracy: Reliability and correctness of the information

Purpose: Reason for information’s existence

CRAAP Test Checklist