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FYS: Travelers and Tourists (Turner): Evaluating Sources

A LibGuide to assist students with their projects in this FYS class

Evaluating Sources

FYS 101-15 Travelers and Tourists: Self, Development, and the Other

Bibliographic Instruction Session 1-25-2012

Sally Childs-Helton, Ph.D. / 940-9265


Here is the link to the online LibGuide for this course:


Here are links to information about evaluating research sources, including journals and websites:


Evaluating Sources: Overview (Purdue)


Evaluation During Reading: (Purdue)


Print versus the Internet (Purdue)



Evaluating Websites (UC Berkeley)


Evaluating Information Found on the Internet (Johns Hopkins)


Evaluating Web Sources Tutorial (Butler Libraries)


Evaluating Journals (Butler Libraries)


Evaluating Journals Tutorial (Butler Libraries)


CRAP Model Evaluation  (Butler Libraries)


The Information Cycle (University of Illinois)

Subject Guide

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Sally Childs-Helton
Irwin Library, Rm 345
Special Collections, Rare Books, and University Archives
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Science Library: 317-940-9937
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