Have a look at these examples and indicate for each whether you think it is likely to provide
objective information. All examples open in new windows so remember to close the windows after
viewing each one of them.
With a controversial topic like abortion, it is not too difficult to identify the viewpoints
represented and therefore be aware of potential bias. In other cases it may be less obvious.
We do of course need to be conscious that our own judgement can be influenced by our beliefs.
Adapted from the Open University's SAFARI tutorial by Cardiff
University, with permission from the Open University Library.