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Tools and Resources for Student Success: Websites

This guide is designed to help students find credible tools and resources for success and organization.

Evaluating Websites

When doing research on the web it is really important to evaluate the source.  There are many different methods of deciding if a source is credible, an easy evaluation phrase to remember is The CRAAP Test:

CURRENCY
timeliness of the information

RELEVANCE
importance of the information for your needs

AUTHORITY
source of the information

ACCURACY
reliability, truthfulness, and correctness of the content

PURPOSE
reason the information exists

Google Books

Takes you out to Google books. Click on a title and look for the Find in Library link on the left side of the book. 

Google Book Search

Gateway Resources

Misc. General Resources

www.comparecards.com/...     Teenager's Guide to Credit Cards

 Harsh Truth about Speed Reading  from Kernelmag.Dailydot.com

 Resume-Now.com  Listed in Forbes' Top 75 Websites for your Career

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Keith Slade
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