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1. Use the Libraries databases when you need scholarly journal articles, magazine articles, newspaper articles and information not indexed or available on the Web.
False
True

2. Information on the internet must be evaluated.
False
True

3. Use the Internet when you want to see advertisements.
True
False

4. Which of the following is NOT TRUE of the Libraries databases?
Paid for by the University Libraries
Licensed for electronic distribution
Free to everyone.
Content is evaluated by publishers for authority and accuracy

5. Each page on the Web has a unique address called a Uniform Resource Locator (URL). The URL gives you a general idea of where the resource originates and who is responsible for creating it.
False
True

6. Sites with domain names ending in ".org" are sites for non-profit organizations.
False
True
 
     
 

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