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Fake News

Fake News Research Guide

Hutchinson Unabridged Encyclopedia defines fake news as "Deliberate misinformation or a hoax spread via the print, broadcast, or social media, with the intent to mislead readers for financial or political gain." Fake news takes all forms--print, audio, social media platforms--if it can convey information, it can be fake. 

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