While often used interchangeably, misinformation and disinformation are two different things.
The main difference between the two is that disinformation is created and shared deliberately with the purpose to deceive, while misinformation is generally shared due to a lack of fact-checking.
Satire often takes the form of news websites parodying current events. Examples include:
Satirical news can also be viewed on late night television. Popular programs are:
The "Misinformation, Disinformation, and Bias" LibGuide was created and developed by University of Texas iSchool student, Kathryn Senn, in Spring 2022 as part of her Capstone Project.