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SC216: DNA & Society

Faculty Todd Smith

CRAP Test Handout (PDF)

Media Bias Chart

Fight Fake News / Misinformation

Publication or Periodical Types

Table comparing characteristics of popular publications, trade publications, and scholarly publications.

BEAM for Organizing Annotated Bibs, Research Papers

Anatomy of a Scholarly Article (interactive webpage)

Peer Review in 3 Minutes (video)

What does it mean for a source to be credible? Discusses author/publisher expertise, bias, peer review, currency, and how you’ll use it.


Used with permission from the NCSU Libraries.