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GEL 101 Library Module - PASO

1. Review of the Research Process

The Research Process

Get assignment, topic, understand, analyze, complete, evaluate

With your GEL professor, you learned about the scholarly research process and how to use that to conduct research for your classes while you’re at CSUSM. In this lesson, we are focusing on the ‘evaluating information’ part of this process. With so much information available through different sources (websites, newspapers, magazines, journals) and not all of it equally credible it is important to know how to think critically about the various aspects of an information source.