Remember the acronym: C.R.A.P
Authoritative or accurate sources
Purpose of the source
Click on the link for more information on how to successfully evaluate web sources.
This video found on You Tube is a short explanation of the C.R.A.A.P. test which is used to verify information resources as scholarly and /or academic.
This video was produced by Western Libraries at Western University.
Citation: "Evaluating Resources." YouTube, uploaded by Western Libraries, Western University, 13 January 2012, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EyMT08mD7Ds.
The following video clip on plagiarism is the same one that I have shown in most of my library orientations in previous semesters. The full length video of "Plagiarism 2.0..." can be found on the Films on Demand electronic database. To access Films on Demand you will need to log in - please see the Logging into HCC Libraries LibGuide page for log-in instructions. If you experience log-in issues, please contact me via email, phone call or come see me at HCC's Plant City library. You can find my contact information in the Subject Guide box to the right.
Citation: Plagiarism 2.0: Information Ethics in the Digital Age. Films On Demand. Films Media Group, 2011. Web. 8 Feb. 2016.