Philosophy & Religion: Find Websites

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"CRAAP" Test:

(to help you decide whether to use a source in your paper) 


  • When was it published/posted or last updated?
  • Do you need to find more current information?


  • Does it relate to your topic or answer your question?
  • Who is the intended audience?
  • Is the information at an appropriate level?  Too advanced?  Too easy?


  • Who is the author, publisher, source, or sponsor?
  • What are their credentials or organizational affiliations?
  • Is the author qualified to write on the topic?


  • Where does the information come from?
  • Is it supported by evidence? 
  • Has it been reviewed or refereed?


  • What is the purpose of the information? To inform, teach, sell, entertain, or persuade?
  • Is the information fact, opinion, or propaganda?
  • Does the point of view appear objective and unbiased? 

Selected Websites

Here are a few recommended websites to help you find materials and research related to philosophy and religion.