Tag: Tools (Research)

Retention Sources

I know a lot of folks are doing research about the relative success of various aspect of college life (participation in student organizations, commuting, living arrangements, etc.), and I have noted that one of the best ways to measure that…

Evaluating Sources

Even as you search for sources, you need to consider the factors that help determine the quality of a source–distance and review. Library Subscription Databases Academic/Scholarly/Peer Reviewed Journals–These journals are where your professors publish their work. They are reviewed carefully…

Incorporating Source Material

Writers who incorporate source material skillfully and deliberately make choices based on three different perspectives—the original source, the audience, and the writer. The act of documentation shows respect for the original source, how the material is documented shows respect for…