Anyone can publish on the internet. Resources found in the library have gone through an evaluation process before they get to you. If you choose to use the internet for research, you need to evaluate the information yourself by asking these questions:
Although this list of questions is not exhaustive, do you feel confident that the information presented on the website you are evaulating is of use for you and your research?
(courtesy of McIntyre Library, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire)