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ECON 204: Macro Economics

What Type of Source Is It?

What types of sources does your professor or research require -- scholarly, professional, general interest, news, popular, etc.?

Use this CHART to determine what type your source is and to evaluate its credibility.

Also, be aware of fake or misleading news!  Use this INFOGRAPHIC from the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions to spot fake news.

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