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Library Instruction: Active Learning : Online Evaluation: Social Sciences

Is this source credible?

Scenario: You have to write a short paper for a media communications class on the topic of how gender and race impact media representation.


Using the ABCD criteria on your handout, work with your team to score the source you are assigned.

Is your source credible? Let's watch a video on scholarly sources to find out.

Pro-Tip: Each team evaluates ONE of the following sources:

Source 1

Source 2

Source 3

Source 4

Source 5

Source 6


To take the Information Literacy Module, click here.

ABCD Handout

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