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Date:
October 7, 2021
Time:
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
Library Community Room
Address:
9015 Grand Avenue
North Richland Hills, TX 76180
Contact:
817-427-6800
Email:
Cost:
Free; registration required
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Information Overload: Finding Accurate News Sources 10:00 a.m.

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Misinformation and falsified news has been around for centuries and were at one point known as “yellow journalism.” In modern times, disinformation found online can cost lives and damage reputations. This class assembles top strategies and sources for identifying and combating misinformation and sensationalized news.

This class will cover:

  • The history misleading, fake, or sensationalized news
  • Algorithms and personalized results
  • How to select accurate and well-researched news

Class Requirements:
Participants in this class should have basic knowledge of using a computer and a basic understanding of the internet and web browser.

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