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Optometry Resources: Web Resources

This library guide serves as the HPD Library portal for the College of Optometry, directing faculty and students to the most helpful library resources and services for their academic program.

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PubMed

Evaluating Websites:

Credibility:

 

Is there an author listed?

 

 

 

Does the author cite sources?

 

 

 

Does the author have credentials?

 

 

 

Can you contact the author?

 

 

 

Who sponsored the page?

 

Bias:

 

Is the point of view objective?

 

 

 

Is the author biased?

 

 

 

Are they selling anything?

 

Audience:

 

What level is the target audience?

 

 

 

Is the content comprehensive or lite?

 

Accuracy:

 

Is the information source cited?

 

 

 

Does this site contradict other sites?

 

 

 

What research methods were used?

 

Currency:

 

The site was last updated when?

 

 

 

Is the information outdated?

 

Relevance:

 

Is the site relevant to your topic?

 

 

 

Is the site popular or relevant?

 

 

 

Recommended Websites:

 Please feel free to add your own recommendations in the Comments section.

HPD Library eJournals

Link to list of optometry journals available online through HPD Library