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Section 4: Can I Use This in My Paper?
Once you have located information, you have to determine whether or not the information is authoritative, accurate and suits your research needs.
At the end of the section you will be able to:
Assess the authority of information in both print and Internet formats
Determine when the currency of information is critically important and when it is not
Identify the author's point of view and understand how perspective can lead to bias
Evaluate the quality and reliability of a website
Can I Use This in My Paper?