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Evaluating Resources: About

How To Start

The Library Research Tutorial consists of a tutorial and two practice exercises designed to help you develop your information-seeking and evaluation skills.

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Learning Objectives

The Evaluating Resources Tutorial prepares students to:

  • Evaluate sources based on currency, relevance, authority, accuracy, and purpose.
  • Identify bias.


Creative Commons License
The Shake Library's Library Research Tutorial is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

The exercises of this tutorial are adapted with permission from Evaluating Two Health Websites tutorial by Delta College.

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