• Consider the Source

    Today, it is easy to find information.  The question is: Which information is reliable?  It is important to fact check both the information and the writer.


    Using Laterial Reading to Evaluate Sources


    Evaluating Sources, General Guidelines - Owl at Purdue University


    Evaluating Sources for Credibility - NC State University Libraries


    CRAAP Test  - UC Santa Cruz Libraries


    Citing Sources


     Infographic - General Guide to Understanding Plagiarism


    Free Citation Maker website LINKED via WakeID, NCWiseowl, High School.  Access NCWiseOwl through RapidIdentity (wakeid.wcpss.net).

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    Owl at Purdue -  includes free citation creator.

    This site is an excellent resource for writing and citation questions. There are guidelines on how to format your paper and your citations, both in MLA format and in other formats, such as APA.

    "The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University houses writing resources and instructional material, and we provide these as a free service of the Writing Lab at Purdue. Students, members of the community, and users worldwide will find information to assist with many writing projects. Teachers and trainers may use this material for in-class and out-of-class instruction."


    Citation Machine - free website for creating citations