Are you beginning a research project?

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Here’s what you need to know!

There are many sources of information available to you, and thus, it is important to know where to access resources for your academic research that are reliable, accurate, objective and current. The purpose of this guide is to point you in the right direction and introduce some invaluable tips and resources to get the most out of your online research.

What are RELIABLE sources?

Reliable or academic sources may include:

  • Professional Journals / Articles
  • Edited books
  • Government websites / reports
  • Professional Association websites
  • Historical society websites
  • University websites/articles
  • Newspapers

Unreliable or non-academic sources may include:

  • Wikipedia Popular magazines
  • Blogs
  • YouTube channels