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English Writing Program (ELP) Advanced Writing for Research

Library Research Guide

Evaluating sources for credibility

How do I know if it's good?

The professors at Purdue University's Online Writing Lab did an incredible job compiling information about evaluating sources. Take a look at their General Guidelines page for some tips to use while reading.

Checklists to help you evaluate

Sometimes having a checklist at your fingertips is helpful, especially when using websites. The University of Maryland Libraries has this Checklist for Evaluating Web Sites.