FactCheck.org: A project of the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania. Monitors the factual accuracy of political speeches, debates, news stories and other communications.
Politifact: A project of the Tampa Bay Times, Politifact is an independent, nonpartisan fact-checking website that rates the accuracy of claims by elected officials and others who speak about American politics.
Snopes: An evidence-based source for fact checking urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation.
Hoaxy: Developed by Indiana University Network Science Institute (IUNI) and the Center for Complex Networks and Systems Research (CNetS), Hoaxy visualizes the spread of claims and related fact checking through social media.
Fake News Resources
Identifying Fake News
Center for News Literacy: Stony Brook University School of Journalism
Resources for instructors teaching students how to use critical thinking skills to judge the reliability and credibility of news.
Society of Professional Journalists - Code of Ethics: Members of the Society of Professional Journalists believe that public enlightenment is the forerunner of justice and the foundation of democracy. Ethical journalism strives to ensure the free exchange of information that is accurate, fair and thorough.