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ENG 151 - SIFT Method for Evaluating Sources

This guide explains how to use the SIFT Method for evaluating sources. SIFT stands for Stop, Investigate the claim, Find better coverage, and Trace back to the original source.

SIFT quiz

Now that you've learned the process of SIFTing through source information, it's time to put your skills to use as you evaluate some potential research sources.

Click the button below to start the quiz. When you complete the quiz (with a score of at least 75%) you'll receive a certificate of completion. Make sure you save a pdf copy to submit to your instructor.


Click this button to take the SIFT Quiz