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Writing Tools: Evaluating Information

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.

EVALUATION TIPS

MEDIA BIAS

Use our Media Bias guide to evaluate your sources and find additional perspectives on controversial topics.

SCHOLARLY JOURNAL ARTICLES