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COMM2630: Public Speaking : Web Resources

Honors, Expert to Novice

Print Reference Sources

Browsing the print reference collection in the area of PN6081 will help you find additional sources of familiar and famous quotations. If you are unable to locate a source you need, please ASK for assistance. We are happy to help. 

Web Site Evaluation

While it may seem easier to do a web search for information rather than use a library database, you need to critically evaluate web sites. While there are numerous web pages that describe how to evaluate a web site, here are a few that you may find useful:

Evaluation Criteria: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly: or, Why It's a Good Idea to Evaluate Web Sources

http://lib.nmsu.edu/instruction/evalcrit.html

Evaluating Web Pages: Techniques to Apply & Questions to Ask

http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/TeachingLib/Guides/Internet/Evaluate.html

Website Evaluation Wizard

http://21cif.com/tools/evaluate/

 The CRAAP Test

http://libguides.library.ncat.edu/content.php?pid=53820&sid=394505

 

How Stuff Works

Government Websites

Toastmaster Tips

 10 Tips for Public Speaking from Toastmasters International