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Surveying & Geomatics Engineering Technology: Find Internet Resources

This guide provides quick access to quality resources relevant to surveying. and geomatics.

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Tips for Website Evaluation

CARS: A Method for Evaluating Internet Research Sources

Use these basic evaluation guidelines when evaluating information from the Web.


  • Author's credentials
  • Evidence of Quality Control
  • Meta-Information


  • Timeliness
  • Comprehensiveness
  • Audience & Purpose


  • Fairness & Objectivity
  • Moderateness
  • Consistency


  • Source Documentation
  • Corroboration

 Adapted with permission from: Harris, Robert. Evaluating Internet Research Sources

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