Your research assignment requires you to use library tools to search for and select current sources on a criminal law topic. Use this guide to help you find, evaluate, and cite information:
Current news stories
- Use the Find News Media tab to choose at least five current (within the past month) news articles from magazines and newspapers on your topic.
- Use the Find Scholarship tab to choose one current (Within the past year) scholarly source on your topic.
- Use the Evaluate tab to help you assess each of your sources . You will need to identify the author's credentials and expertise, as well as the point of view and/or bias of the article.
- Use the Cite your Sources tab to help you identify key elements of a citation: author, article title, publication (source) title, and publication date.
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