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Library Instruction: Active Learning : Online Evaluation: Criminal Justice


Scenario: You have to write a short paper for a criminal justice class on the topic criminal justice reform.


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

Is your source credible? Is it Peer Reviewed?


Consider: Can a source be credible without being peer reviewed?


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

Source 1

Source 2

Source 3

Source 4

Source 5

Source 6

Source 7


ABCD Handout