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Evaluating Sources: Evaluating Sources


In order to make a strong argument, you need to know how to choose relevant sources. This tutorial provides guidance for selecting the best source for a specific assignment or goal and explains how to evaluate a source based on some important attributes.

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ALA's PRIMO Selected Database for May 2019

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Evaluating Sources was selected for inclusion in ALA's Peer-Reviewed Instructional Materials Online Database (PRIMO).