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Truth, "Truthiness" & "Post-Truth": How to read the news in the Information Age - Dec 14, 2017 - Events | Greater Sleepy Hollow Tarrytown Chamber of Commerce

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Truth, "Truthiness" & "Post-Truth": How to read the news in the Information Age

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Name: Truth, "Truthiness" & "Post-Truth": How to read the news in the Information Age
Date: December 14, 2017
Time: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM EST
Event Description:

Have you ever been fooled by a "news" story on Facebook or Twitter?  Forwarded something you later learned was not true? Surprised by incredible medical claims? This workshop led by Reference librarian Lisa Shirley will help you learn how to spot fake news, sponsored content, opinion pieces, and biased reporting.  Learn how to read critically and use resources on the the web for fact-checking.

Don't let fake news  lead you astray!

Please sign up at the Reference Desk or call 914-631-7734

Location:
Warner Library
121 North Broadway
Tarrytown, NY 10591
Date/Time Information:
Thursday, December 14, @ 7:00 pm.
Contact Information:
Lisa Shirley
Fees/Admission:
FREE
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