Starting Smart

This module covers different types of information sources you can use for research.

When you have completed this module you should be able to:

  • identify a variety of information sources

  • identify characteristics of information on the Web

  • identify characteristics of library sources

  • identify facts and opinions

  • identify types of evidence

  • identify ways to evaluate sources

Resources for Librarians and Educators, Credits
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