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How to Write a Research Paper

Evaluating Information

Why Evaluate?

Knowing how to evaluate information will help you with research assignments and also with the bigger decisions you make in life. Knowing how to find relevant, reliable, and accurate information, will help you make informed decisions about things like graduate school, a new car purchase, financial aid options, daycare choices, and more

undefinedEvaluating your sources will help you:

  • Determine credibility of information
  • Rule out questionable information
  • Check bias in sources