Why the C.R.A.P. test?
You know you are going to use Google for you research. Google is a great resource for finding free information. However, you need to be aware of what you are looking at:
- Who created the page?
- What is the purpose of the page?
- What is the point of view of the page?
- Is the page updated or static?
- Are references provided?
- Can you locate other articles or data that corroborate you information?
Also, please be aware that Google may not be able to answer all of your information needs.