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.
As you do your research, you will come across many types of sources, including books, articles, and websites. But not everything you find on your topic is relevant or suitable. Evaluating resources is a critical part of conducting research. The C.R.A.P. Method is a great rule of thumb that will help you determine the quality of a source.
The C.R.A.P. Method is:
Other things to consider when evaluating a resource include: