SCI 100 WEEK 1 ASSIGNMENT 1 SNHU

SCI 1OO WEEK 1 ASSIGNMENT 1 SOUTHERN-NEW-HAMPSHIRE-UNIVERSITY 

1-5 Short Answer: Evaluating Resources and Searching for Information

Instructions

In this activity, you will evaluate the results of your library research and some websites for credibility using the techniques and tools covered in the Shapiro Library tutorial.

First, review the Module One Short Answer Guidelines and Rubric document below. Follow the instructions in that document and complete the Website Evaluation Template using two of the six sites in the Shapiro Library tutorial. Then complete the questions underneath the table based on your findings.

To complete this assignment, review the Website Evaluation Template Word Document and Module One Short Answer Guidelines and Rubric PDF documents.

 

Overview

In this activity, you will review a Shapiro Library tutorial on evaluating websites for credibility. You will then evaluate some websites using the techniques and tools covered in the tutorial.

Instructions

1.       Download and open the Module One Short Answer Guidelines and Rubric. It is recommended that you refer to this rubric as you review the various articles.

2.       Go to the Website Evaluation Tutorial and scroll to the Activity portion of the page.

A.      Click on Site #2. Select one article. In the table below, complete the column for the article, using the Source Evaluation Rubric as a guide.

B.      Click on Site #3.Select one article. In the table below, complete the column for the article, using the Source Evaluation Rubric as a guide.

3.       Visit the Shapiro Library home page and enter a keyword related to the topic of your news story selected from Science Daily for the Week 1 Discussion.

A.      If you need assistance with this search, start by reviewing the Choosing Keywords for Your Topic page of the “Getting Started With Research at Shapiro Library” research guide.

B.      View the results of the search and choose a source that would give you further information on this topic.

C.      In the table below, complete the column for the article, using the Source Evaluation Rubric as a guide.

4.       Use your completed table to answer the questions below the table.

Submit this completed document as your 1-5 Short Answer assignment.

 

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