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Criminal Justice - General Resources: Evaluating Information

Evaluating Information

Information about almost any subject is easy to find; however, not all information is good information.  An essential part of academic research and writing is learning how to critically analyze and evaluate your sources to eliminate old, incorrect, or irrelevant information.

Before leaving this page, you should:

  • Watch the Evaluating Resources video. (3 minutes)
  • Review the Webpage Evaluation PowerPoint. (3-6 minutes)