There is an incredible amount of information available on any topic you can think of. The challenge is sifting through the mountains of information to identify the sources that are reliable and appropriate for your assignments.
Finding these sources requires time and critical evaluation. Understanding how to evaluate both print and electronic information makes it easier to choose better sources that will improve your marks.
Let's look at four common sources of information below.
The type of research you are doing will determine how closely your sources should be examined.
Remember that academic assignments will always require accurate, appropriate, and documented sources of information, so always be more critical when looking at these sources.