Hey guess what? We are online now! So this guide is meant to stand in place of us coming to your class, which I think (at least for us) is not nearly as much fun. BUT we are here for you! This guide is here to take the place of us talking to you as a class, but I sincerely hope that you will reach out to one of us if you need help.
Lots of love,
Nikki and Jamie (Your friendly neighborhood librarians)
Your long paper assignment requires:
You must also:
This guide (and your librarian) can help with all of these things!
Hopefully this will sound familiar to you! How do you know whether the sources you want to use in your paper are credible? The CRAAP Test is a way to think about and evaluate your sources. There are 5 elements to think about:
If your source doesn't "pass" the CRAAP test, you might want to re-think citing it in your paper.
Thanks to Daytona State College for this image!