Week 6

Omeka Install

Today we will install Omeka and discuss its uses. NOTE: these readings are slightly different from those in the syllabus

Check out Omeka Classic and Omeka S

Omeka Classic Site Planning Tips & Examples

Brief info on all the Omekas

Fake News

We will also investigate the peril & promise of the idea that anyone can create something online

Before ‘Fake News’ Came False Prophecy” The Atlantic Monthly Dec. 27, 2016

Factcheck.org: How to spot fake news

Inside a fake news sausage-factory: ‘It’s all about income’” New York Times Nov. 25, 2016

Why fake news stories thrive online” CNN Opinion Donath, Judith (2016)

What’s the best thing you’ve read about how to spot “fake news”?