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Once you have started finding sources to use for your project, you will want to make sure that they will best meet your needs.
Here are a few criteria to think about when you are evaluating your sources:
Authority: Who produced this resource? Are they qualified to provide information about this topic? What are their credentials?
Example: Havidol website
Currency: Has the resource been produced (or updated) recently? For internet sources, are the links current?
Example: Strawberry Pop-Tart Blow-Torches
Objectivity: What is the purpose of this resource? Is it designed to inform? Entertain? Persuade?
Example: Voluntary Human Extinction Movement
Accuracy: Is the information contained in this resource complete and free of errors?
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