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How To Do Research: Evaluating Information

A guide on how to conduct academic research.

Evaluating Information

Once you have your results list from your search, you must decide which sources to keep to include in your research or which ones you need to abandon in favor of more relevant sources.

Evaluating Sources for Credibility

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Research Appointment

Schedule a Research Appointment

The CSU librarians can support you during the research process with personalized reference services. We are happy to help you with the following tasks:

  • Accessing and using the CSU Library databases in order to create a peer-reviewed literature review with library resources
  • Using free personalized database folders within multiple database platforms to organize your research
  • Brainstorming keywords and recommending search limiters to use
  • Locating the dissertations and theses that may support and inform your research process

Schedule a Research Appointment today!