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Evaluating Websites: Currency

This guide explains how to evaluate websites using the CRAAP method.

1st Part of the CRAAP Method

Currency

The timeliness of the information 

Ask yourself these questions: 

Is the information current or out of date? 

When was the website published?

Is this website updated or revised regularly?

Is the content on the website outdated? 

Are the links on this website working? 

You will typically find the time of when information is posted by the title of the article or at the bottom of the website.