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How to Evaluate Books, Journals, Magazines and Newspapers
Use this guide to evaluate sources based on type, audience, author, purpose, objectivity, accuracy and currency.
Popular, Scholarly, or Trade?
This grid will help you distinguish between scholarly (peer-reviewed) articles, trade journal articles and popular articles.
Evaluating Websites
This grid provides criteria to evaluate a web site to distinguish between reliable and unreliable information on the web.


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