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CIS Secondary Library: Lateral Reading

Lateral Reading

“...lateral reading (as opposed to vertical reading) is the act of verifying what you’re reading as you’re reading it.” - Terry Heick

Lateral reading 101:

Jump outside the site you are on.

Open many tabs in your browser.

Try to verify the source you are considering through alternative sources.

Lateral Reading Tool:

WiseOne browser extension

Further information: 

Stanford Group Lateral Reading