How to Spot Fake News

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Do you want to strengthen your ability to identify fake news online? Well, look no further - Librarians are qualified professionals who can help you build critical digital literacy skills to identify the accuracy of a news source.

The ability to distinguish fact from opinion is an important skill to develop and one you’ll rely on for the rest of your life.

This infographic, created by IFLA, contains 8 simple steps you can use to identify the accuracy of a news source. 

How To Spot Fake News

 

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