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HIST 100 Stuff: Objects and Their (Hi)Stories (Spring 2023)

Evaluating Sources

Questions to consider:

  • Who is the author?
    • Do they have an agenda
  • Where was it published?
    • Is it peer reviewed?
  • When was it published
  • What is the argument?
  • Why was it created/written?
  • Is it trustworthy?

Be mindful of the source

Are these sources equally reliable?

(No)