Hint: Many people start with a topic that is too BIG, and need to narrow down their topic.
Consider multiple keywords, synonyms, or points of view.
Narrow your topic down to meet assignment’s stated goals.
Hint: Use Library Databases to get Peer Reviewed articles.
Best practice: Find multiple sources of peer-reviewed research.
Does it pass a CRAP test? Current, Relevant, Authored by an authority on the subject. Purpose of the publication does not bias the author beyond belief.
Caution: If you decide to use content that is unreliable, biased, or from an anonymous source, be careful to explain why you are still using such unreliable information.
Hint: Keep track of where you get your information - FROM THE BEGINNING The citation allows other people to re-search for the same information.
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