The Internet contains a
wealth of information published by governments, organizations, educational institutions,
commercial enterprises, and private individuals.
Since there are no standards
for quality, users must evaluate all information carefully to make sure it is
Generally speaking, you
can find reliable information in Web sites published by the domains described
Institutes of Health: http://www.nih.gov
societies or organizations
Psychological Association: http://www.apa.org
colleges and universities
sources are not consistently available for free on the Internet.
Some of the most reliable information in existence must still be
obtained from traditional sources such as books, government documents,
and scholarly journals.