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Evaluating Your Search Results

Now that you've conducted a search, you will need to evaluate your sources to see if they are appropriate for your assignment. You and your instructor are the best people to determine if a source is appropriate for your research. Remember that websites, books, articles and any other kind of information that you use should be evaluated by looking at the expertise of the author and the objectivity, currency and accuracy of the information provided. In this section, we will take you through the process of evaluating a sample online source.

This section consists of 4 short questions to test your evaluation skills.