Evaluating Information

What Other Sources Are There?

Any published information can be an authoritative source you can cite in your assignments.

Other examples include:

  • Newspapers
  • Journals
  • Magazines
  • Canvas presentations
  • Tweets or Facebook posts
  • TV broadcasts
  • Photographs
  • Brochures
  • And more

Just remember to evaluate a source by paying attention to its currency, relevance, authority, accuracy, and purpose. Also, review your assignment rubric to see which sources are acceptable for your assignment.