Skip to Main Content


School of Education

Website checklist

When evaluating websites use the following checklist to assess the reliability of the information:

  • Is the site Authoritative? (Who is the author and what authority do they possess?)
  • Is the site Accurate?   (Are any claims supported by reliable evidence?)
  • Is the site Impartial?   (Is the information biased?)
  • Is the site Current?    (Is the information up-to-date?)
  • Who are the Audience?   (Who is the site aimed at?)
  • Is the site Reliable?    (Are links from the site working and pointing to other reliable sites?)

General websites

Educational research websites

Teaching websites