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Evaluate Your Sources
CRAAP Guide to Evaluating Websites & Online Resources
CARSS Guide to Evaluating Information Quality
Fake News guide Identify fake news sites using this guide
Subject Guides Check out our subject guides to help you find the best resource on your topic.
Assignment Guides Assignment Guide are created for you specific class assignment. See if you have one here.
Cite Your Sources Need to cite? APA, MLA, Chicago etc. Find your citation style guide here.
Research: Where Do I Start This guide provides you with resources from our research companion video tutorials. It is broken down into different section and is self guided, allowing you to select the area of information you may need help with.
Primary Sources Guide Need a primary source this guides shows you how to find and identify primary source in history, science and law.
Book Reviews: How to Find Them Book Reviews How to Find Them - Need a book review this guide will take you through how to find and identify them.
Finding Articles & Books
Article Search Strategies This document show you how to identify keywords and using them to get the best resources.
Scholarly Journals versus Popular Magazine Chart Identify academic scholarly articles using this handout.
Identifying Scholarly, Trade, and Popular Sources Identify academic scholarly articles, trade and popular magazines using this handout.
What are Scholarly (Peer Reviewed) publications? From EBSCO
What is peer review? From Elsevier. Includes descriptions of various types of peer-review.
Modifying Current Event Topics
Using Academic Search Complete
Using Business Source Ultimate
Check for Access to Resources from Douglas College
Using Google Advanced search to find government publications
Boolean Operators and Other Search Strategies