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Irish Studies: Websites

This resource will act as a guide for research in the area of Irish Studies.

Selected Items on the Free Web

How to Evaluate Websites

Remember that anyone can post on the web.  There is no editorial process so it is absolutely necessary to be very careful about choosing material for your research. 

Pay close attention to the following:

  • Authorship
  • Publishing body (.edu, .org, .com)
  • Point of view or bias
  • Referral to other sources
  • Verifiability
  • Currency
  • Look for propaganda, misinformation or disinformation
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