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SPH511 Research Skills Guide: Evaluating Results

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There is no definitive way to calculate the quality of an information source. However, there are certain indicators that, in combination, can help you determine if the source you are considering is reputable. Many of these indicators apply to journals and journal articles, which are likely be the most common resource type you will use in your research.

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Charles Sturt University acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands on which its campuses are located, paying respect to Elders, both past and present, and extend that respect to all First Nations Peoples.

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