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CIS 100 Computer Information Systems: Home


Citation/Evaluation Elements

WHO is responsible for content?
ID a person or organization


WHAT is the content?

Title or other description of article or page


WHEN was it created?

Publication or copyright date


WHY was it created?

To inform objectively? To push an agenda or opinion? To entertain?

Tech Articles

Citing a site

Five parts of APA citation for web (see also Valencia on APA page)

APA citations of websites begin with the WHO ( author)
Lastname, F.I. (if known) or group author

Date in parentheses WHEN

Title of content in italics

Name of web site


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