Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
Fake news & alternative facts for #CILIPS17
Transcript of Fake news & alternative facts for #CILIPS17
Information Literacy CoP
CILIPS Conference 2017
1. Each table has an IL CoP facilitator & 15 mins.
2. What's your library doing (or not) about fake news?
3. Do you have any resources to share?
4. IL CoP facilitator reports back to whole group.
What exactly is fake news?
1. Fake news stories usually
spread via social media sites eg. Facebook, Twitter
2. Fake news websites are websites that
deliberately spread disinformation, propaganda, hoaxes
3. Fake news sites are
or satirical websites e.g The Daily Mash.
4. Fake news is often
based on a real facts but distorts it.
5. Fake news feeds upon
confirmation bias/filter bubble
Further useful resources
Scottish Government Library's Quick Guide on evaluating information & fake news
Response to fake news: fact checking
Other responses to fake news
report fake news
Storify of tweets from #uklibchat on
fake news on Tuesday 6th June 2017