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HD FS 449: Program Evaluation and Proposal Writing

Evaluating Information

Being able to think critically about the information you use is an important part of being a researcher. The resources below and the tabs in this page provide information for you to use when deciding whether a particular source of information is appropriate for your needs.

Scholarly vs Popular Articles

The following sites have more information regarding the differences between scholarly and popular sources of information:

YouTube Resources

For those of you who learn better visually, here are some short (>2 minute) videos about identifying articles and citations.

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