Skip to main content
  USC logo Library  

Research skills tutorial

Your guide to success!

Activity 5 - Evaluate the information you have found - Answers

Why should you evaluate the quality of the resources that you will use for your assignments?

  1. to ensure that the information is verifiable
  2. to make sure the author of the source is recognised in that field of research
  3. to ensure the information supports your argument
  4. to ensure that the research used in the source is current or the source was within the correct time period
  5. all of the above


The correct answer is All of the Above.  Any information you use must be accurate, written by an expert in that field using current research, and relevant to your needs.



© University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia | ABN 28 441 859 157 | CRICOS Provider No. 01595D