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Library Resources for Misinformation and Finding Common Ground: Additional Resources

This guide has tools and resources for libraries and the public to help combat misinformation and disinformation while promoting community building through finding common ground.


Agosto, D.E. (Ed.). (2018). Information Literacy and Libraries in the Age of Fake News. Libraries Unlimited. 

Otis, C. (2020). True or False: A CIA Analyst's Guide to Spotting Fake News. Feiwel & Friends.

Levitan, D. (2017). Weaponized Lies: How to Think Critically in the Post-Truth Era. Dutton.

Greenwood, V.E. (2020). Navigating Media Literacy: A Pedagogical Tour of Disneyland. Myers Education Press.

Barclay, D. (2018). Fake News, Propaganda, and Plain Old Lies: How to Find Trustworthy Information in the Digital Age. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.

Andrews, G. (2020). Keep Calm and Log On: Your Handbook for Surviving the Digital Revolution. The MIT Press.

Cooke, N. (2018). Fake News and Alternative Facts: Information Literacy in a Post-Truth Era. ALA Editions.

Hobbs, R. (2021). Media Literacy in Action. Rowman & Littlefield.

Hobbs, R. (2020). Mind Over Media: Propaganda Education for a Digital Age. W. W. Norton.

Lagarde, J., & Hudgins, D. (2018). Fact vs. Fiction: Teaching Critical Thinking Skills in the Age of Fake News. International Society for Technology in Education.