Or the angels will weep for you....
Cultivate an attitude of skepticism when it comes to web-based content. If you have any doubt whatsoever about the reliability of any given website, clear it with your instructor or check with a librarian before you use it in your paper.
As is so often the case with media, there is much information on the Internet. Unfortunately, much of it is not authoritative. Listed below are some sites that can be used with confidence.
Just goes to show that US students are not the only ones who sometimes want to Google their way through academic research! Also see "Just Google It: How Search Engines Stunt College Students' Research Skills."
Courtesy of Sandi Monaghan, Library Officer, Communications and Online Learning Library on behalf of La Trobe UniversityLibrary.