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FGSS 1109: FWS: Technologies of Desire (Fall 2016): Evaluate

Library Guide to accompany Özüm Hatıpoğlu's fall 2016 seminar.

Analyze sources

How to Critically Analyze Information Sources

A guide to the critical questions you should ask when you consider the appropriateness of a particular book, article, media resource, or Web site for your research.

How to Identify Scholarly Journal Articles

This segment discusses how to recognize and find scholarly journal articles.

Scholarly or Not?

Wondering how to tell if the article you're reading is from a scholarly journal?

First: watch the video, left. If you still don't know, take a look at: 

Distinguishing Scholarly from Non-Scholarly Periodicals: A Checklist of Criteria

It will show you how to evaluate periodicals by looking at their format, intended audience, and appearance.