Web evaluation, Google, and real life consequences

Just in case you ever wondered how those skeptical, evaluative, critical thinking skills as applied to web sites (skills that you practice often in library instruction classes) would have anything to do with real life, read this blog post about Google and the financial consequences of outdated, incorrect information. It’s a sobering account of a very preventable situation. And one, I would submit, that will probably be occurring more often, unfortunately.

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