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FYRS - Winter 2020: Whiddon

Possible Catalog Searches

Here are some example searches on your class topic in the library catalog. To conduct your own searches, go to the home page of this guide or to the library homepage

Recommended Books & Articles

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

News, Commentary, Organizations (non-peer reviewed resources)

News, commentary, and organization resources are often helpful in identifying ideas, topics, or issues that may be of use to you as you develop your research question. These types of sources are considered "non-peer reviewed' meaning they are not vetted in the same way as articles in academic journals. As with any source, evaluate your information. See the guide homepage for evaluation tips.

Featured Films

BIG THINK--Bill Nye briefly explains human preference 

Human minds are all powered by the same organ, so why do we have such strong preferences and diverse favorite things? Bill Nye lets us in on an example from his life.

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 Activity

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