Key elements of persuasive research
POP QUIZ: What did Badke say about the
difference between a soliloquy and research?
In too much of what is called research these days, the views of
other scholars are just filler
Citing Sources with
ACAD 1111 RESOURCES AY15-16
Should I take notes?
Oh, I can scarcely find words emphatic enough to stress the
importance of taking notes from this lecture!
Think of it this way
even accidentally plagiarizing some
1. This course is titled University Inquiry, and we had to spend some quality time figuring out what
that meant. I hope youre feeling a bit more informed by now, but let me show you how and why
weve been working on research questions
The CRAAP Test
Use this worksheet to help you evaluate a source. Answer the questions as appropriate, then rank each of
the parts from 1 to 10 (1 = unreliable, 10 = excellent). Add up the scores to give you an idea of whether
you should you use the resour