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Design a Research Strategy: Evaluating Your Resources

This guide provides tips for designing an effective research strategy.
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Evaluating Your Resources

The CRAAP test (Currency, Relevance, Authority, Accuracy, Purpose) is a great tool for determining whether a resource you've found is authoritative, in the context in which you would like to use it.

A very readable discussion on evaluating sources, with tips for sifting through the massive amount of information you may find in your research!

Find, Review and Evaluate Books

Find, Review and Evaluate Journal, Magazine, and Newspaper Articles

Evaluating Web Resources:

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