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Choosing Sources: Popular, Peer-Reviewed, and Everything in Between

September 27 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM EDT

How can you tell if you are using the ‘right’ sources for your research assignments? What makes a source scholarly? Peer-reviewed? Credible?

In this workshop, we’ll discuss:

  • how to tell if a source is scholarly or peer-reviewed
  • other common information sources used in academic and college research
  • types of author expertise
  • matching your need with a source type
  • misinformation and bias
  • evaluation criteria and lateral reading to determine credibility
  • library, internet, and open access search tools

Join the session: https://northampton-edu.zoom.us/j/98659810057

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Date:
September 27
Time:
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
EDT
Series:
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How can you tell if you are using the ‘right’ sources for your research assignments? What makes a source scholarly? Peer-reviewed? Credible?

In this workshop, we’ll discuss:

  • how to tell if a source is scholarly or peer-reviewed
  • other common information sources used in academic and college research
  • types of author expertise
  • matching your need with a source type
  • misinformation and bias
  • evaluation criteria and lateral reading to determine credibility
  • library, internet, and open access search tools

Join the session: https://northampton-edu.zoom.us/j/98659810057

Details

Date:
October 19
Time:
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
EDT
Series:
Event Category:

How can you tell if you are using the ‘right’ sources for your research assignments? What makes a source scholarly? Peer-reviewed? Credible?

In this workshop, we’ll discuss:

  • how to tell if a source is scholarly or peer-reviewed
  • other common information sources used in academic and college research
  • types of author expertise
  • matching your need with a source type
  • misinformation and bias
  • evaluation criteria and lateral reading to determine credibility
  • library, internet, and open access search tools

Join the session: https://northampton-edu.zoom.us/j/98659810057

Details

Date:
November 17
Time:
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
EDT
Series:
Event Category: