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Fake News

This guide is all about news, newspapers and so called Fake News. What it is, What it means, How to spot it and how to find quality, reliable information.

Your Information Librarian


Dan Scutt  

Information Librarian - Business, Management, Marketing and Communications


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If you would like help with finding and using quality information for your assignment, project or dissertation please get in touch with Dan using the contact details or schedule appointment tab above.


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This guide can help you identity, learn about and avoid so-called 'Fake News'. 

You will find a range of examples, videos, games and fact checkers to help you spot fake information and find more accurate and reliable sources.

This guide will also show you how to access our small print newspaper collection, and online news databases and websites.