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Reading the News


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There are a lot of websites on the internet that claim to be legitimate news sources, but actually make up their stories entirely. Others deliberately distort or manipulate real information in order to mislead. It's important to understand how to effectively read and evaluate the news in order to be sure you're getting correct information. Please see the following pages for more information:

Detect Unreliable Sources
Fact Check
Trusted News Sources
Evaluate Sources

TCC Library

The Library has a variety of resources to help users search for, find, and use information efficiently and responsibly.