- Does one search engine seem the same as any other to you?
- Would you like to learn how your favourite search engine stacks up?
- Do you want to become better at distinguishing crap from quality?
If you answered ‘YES’ to at least one of these questions then The Search Engine CRAP Test is for you.
The Search Engine CRAP Test applies the CRAP detection test, a model commonly used to evaluate website information, as a means of thinking critically about search engines.
This course will benefit all library and information professionals who want to evaluate and think critically about the search engines they use on a daily basis.
This course focuses on the critical element of digital literacy and can be taken in conjunction with other digital literacy courses, or on its own.
This course is delivered online and is self-paced.