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NFS 1110 Intro to Nutrition: 3. Evaluating Information & Sources

Thinking Critically About Information

This tutorial from UNLV Libraries gives an overview of strategies you can use to think critically about information.  You will need to evaluate all the information that you come across - check out the different evaluation techniques on this guide (CRAAP, ACT UP, SIFT methods) for ways in which you can evaluate.  


Source: UNLV Libraries.  Thinking Critically About Information. Retrieved from:

Evaluating Sources for Credibility

This video from NCSU Libraries talks about why evaluation is important for your research.


Source: NC State University Libraries (2015). Evaluating Sources for Credibility. Retrieved from:

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