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Guide for FYSE 135 with Winfield

Finding and Identifying Quality Sources

Where do you search for reliable information? How do you determine whether or not the information you find is credible? trustworthy? authoritative? 

This guide is designed to help you find and assess sources that you can use for your research project. 

Use the tabs above to find Articles, Books, Websites, and Citation Guidance


Sociology Research Guide

The CRAAP Test

Searching for information can be overwhelming. Part of what makes research challenging is that not all information is reliable or high in quality. When evaluating information, a researcher should consider the Currency, Relevance, Authority, Accuracy, and Purpose of each source he or she encounters. 

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