Source analysis


Citing Facebook. Really?

3 March 2015
Resources change. Habits change. Venues change. Societies change. So we adapt. “How do I cite a Facebook post?” is a question we hear frequently. When we answer it online we also see the inevitable ...

Sources 101

28 January 2015
Sources come in endless types, but six basic rules apply to using all of them:

Source Analysis 101

30 January 2014
When analyzing sources, the first question we ask ourselves should be: “Is this an original or a derivative?” However, this basic question is just a starting point for our evaluation of reliability. Some material falls clearly into one extreme or the other, but many resources fall somewhere on a sliding scale between those extremes.