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ENC1101/ENC1102 Plant City and MacDill: Evaluating Resources & Plagiarism

This Library Guide (Research Guide) is to be utilized as a general resource for the English Composition (ENC) classes offered at HCC Plant City Campus.

Evaluating Websites

Evaluating Websites

Remember the acronym: C.R.A.P

Credible sources

Reliable sources

Authoritative or accurate sources

Purpose of the source

Click on the link for more information on how to successfully evaluate web sources.

Evaluating Sources

Evaluating Resources

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,

Plagiarism in the Digital Age

Plagiarism 2.0: Information Ethics in the Digital Age

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 AgeFilms On Demand. Films Media Group, 2011. Web. 8 Feb. 2016.

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