The majority of your course assignments here at Peabody will require you to locate peer reviewed literature.This video was created to help you unravel the differences between popular magazines and scholarly journals.
During the research process, you will encounter many types of sources such as books, articles and Web sites. But not everything you find on your topic is suitiable for use. Evaluating resources is a critical component when conducting research. The C.R.A.P. Method is a great technique that will help you understand when a source has quality or not.
The C.R.A.P. Method is:
Other things to consider when evaluating a resource include: