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BUAD 123 Management Principles

Research on the Web

Pros:

The World Wide Web can be an excellent place to conduct research, providing access to government, company, association, and organization information.

Cons:

The World Wide Web contains innumerable sources that are largely unvetted, unreliable, and do not meet academic standards. It is your responsibility to evaluate sources with a critical eye.

CRAAP Test

A tutorial describing how to evaluate sources. Brought to you by Western Libraries.

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Should I use it for my paper? Ask some of the questions below to determine if your source is appropriate

Adapted from The CRAAP Test, developed by librarians at California State University, Chico

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