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ARTH 1160: FWS: Dangerous Women (Spring 2017): Evaluate

Library guide to accompany Hannah Ryan's spring 2017 course

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.

The Annotated Bibliography

How to Identify Scholarly Journal Articles

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

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uDGJ2CYfY9A

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.