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Below are two sample sources. We'll evaluate each one and use the SIFT Method to discuss the suitability of the source for college research.
Remember, SIFT stands for:
Investigate the Source
Find better coverage
Trace back to the original source
- Go to the following article: How to get rid of nightshade
- Use the SIFT Method to evaluate the source.
- What did you find out about the source? Your instructor has indicated that you can't use gardeningknowhow.com as a reference. Why do you think that is?
- Can you find a better source for information on the poisonous plant Bittersweet Nightshade? Let's discuss other sources as a class.