Gathering and Evaluating Sources

Topics: Source, Subject / Pages: 3 (665 words) / Published: Jan 7th, 2012
Associate Program Material
Appendix E

Strategies for Gathering and Evaluating Sources

|Source |What makes the source credible or what does not make it |Explain in at least two to four |
| |credible? Consider the following when addressing the |sentences what information you can |
| |source: |gather from this source? |
| | | |
| |What is the author’s affiliation to any organization | |
| |related to the subject of the article? Does he or she have| |
| |an ulterior motive? | |
| | | |
| |What is the author’s experience with the subject, | |
| |including academic or professional credentials related to | |
| |the subject of the source article? Does she or he have | |
| |what it takes to understand the complexities of the | |
| |subject? | |
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