Media Literacy: Keys to Interpreting Media Messages

Description: This worksheet includes a series of questions to help information consumers determine the process, context, and framework of a media product.

Why I trust it: This worksheet is included in a book meant to aid people in decoding diverse types of media. It is published by Praeger, a company affiliated with ABC-CLIO and trusted by libraries worldwide.

Use: This worksheet can be used to help you evaluate the quality of a piece of information you find on the internet.

Access: Users can access this book through many university libraries, including SUNY New Paltz and SUNY Orange. It can be requested through the UAlbany interlibrary loan service as well.

Silverblatt, A., Smith, A., Don Miller, C., Smith, J., & Brown, N. (2014). Keys to interpreting media messages [worksheet]. Media literacy: Keys to interpreting media messages (4th ed., pp. 203-9). Praeger.

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