Whether it's a scholarly article for an assignment or that article you saw on Facebook, it is important to critically evaluate the merits of any source. Not every article on a topic is a good article. And not every good article will serve your specific needs. Take the time to think critically about sources to determine their value, and their shortcomings
The CRAAP test is a common test that you can use to evaluate sources.
CRAAP stands for:
I want to research immigration reform in the US. Evaluate the following sources in helping with this research.
Evaluate these sourcing using the CRAAP test worksheet and using the research topic "Identity in the Divergent Series"
Research Question: The maternal mortality rate in the US is the highest in developed countries. What factors have contributed to it's increase, and what actions can be taken to reduce it?
Research Question: What are the benefits and challenges of using drones in journalism?
Research Question: What is the impact of a vegan diet on climate change?