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FYRS - Winter 2020: Paden

Recommended Reference Books

Try these sources for background information and a brief overview of key ideas related to your chosen topic.

Recommended Books & eBooks

Check out these books in print and/or online for further reading on your topic once you've gotten started.

Gather Background Info on Your Topic

Before diving into the hardcore research aspect of FYRS, it can be helpful to learn some basics about your topic. Try using Credo to visit some encyclopedia entries that can help you learn more about the topics you're looking into!

The mind map below is for the topic of "United States" - click on it, or any other parts of the map to explore related terms and help build your vocabulary network.

News Evaluation

Click on the news articles below - based on what we've talked about in class, how would you evaluate these sources?

Source Evaluation

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