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Evaluating Information

Everything needs to be evaluated, not just websites. Read all potential sources carefully, even articles from scholarly journals.   

The links below provide guidance on evaluating print and online sources.

What is a Primary Source?

Click on the link below to find a review of primary sources including: definitions of primary and secondary sources, examples, and tips on where to find primary sources.

Primary Sources on the Web

Click on the links below for tips on finding books, finding articles, citing sources, and more.

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