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Source Evaluation Assignment Package

The Source Evaluation Assignment Package contains three customizable assignments, ranging in complexity, to engage students in assessing the value of potential research sources.

  • Preliminary Relevance Evaluation: In this brief exercise appropriate for an in-class activity or homework, students choose a scholarly journal article and use a set of questions to conduct a preliminary evaluation of its relevance for their project.
  • Reading Strategies for Scholarly Journal Articles: This worksheet provides a set of ten questions to guide students in evaluating and understanding a scholarly article of their choice.

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