LIB 004: Evaluating Information
How can you be sure that the resources you’re using are appropriate for university-level assignments? This 50 minute workshop combines activities and discussions to guide you through the process of critically evaluating resources and authors to determine their credibility.
By the end of the workshop you will be able to:
- identify the characteristics of quality scholarly information,
- evaluate the credibility of different resource types, including articles, websites, etc., and
- evaluate the reliability of citation counts.
Suggested prerequisite: LIB 003 Searching: Databases