Curtin Memorial Library
Browser Beware:
Don’t trust everything you read on the internet!

Learn to view web sites critically, checking the reliability of information. Be on the lookout for bias, out-of-date-information, and questionable content.


Martin Luther King at

This web site lays claim to “A True Historical Examination” of the life of Martin Luther King, Jr.
QUESTIONABLE CONTENT AND POLITICAL BIAS – The title page may mislead some readers into thinking that the content on this website is authoritative and objective. It is not. The website is hosted by a politically motivated white supremacy group.

Leaflets from the Institute of Historical Review at

Site questions occurrence of the Holocaust, charging Simon Wiesenthal and Elie Wiesel with lies.
POSSIBLE BIAS AND QUESTIONABLE CONTENT – Site is discriminatory and offers biased and contradictory version of Holocaust and 20th century history.

If you are unsure of the information you find in a web site, please ask a reference librarian for help.