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Evaluation of Information Sources

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Evaluation of Information Sources
Information sources used during any research study should have specific elements to
make them suitable for a study. These elements include Currency, Relevance, Authority,
Accuracy, and Purpose and are abbreviated as CRAAP (“Evaluating Sources: Relevance,” 2020).
Therefore, these elements are ideal for evaluating the credibility of different sources used in
various academic levels like colleges, and in turn influences the reliability of the findings of any
research study.
Source 1
This source is a Wikipedia site that discusses significant concepts on wearable
computers. Usually, any person using such sites can edit the information either by adding or
deleting some of the information contained; hence, making it uncredible source of knowledge.
Also, the site has some outdated references that are not suitable for most studies being
undertaken today. Th...


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