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ENGS 33: Solid Mechanics

Key Resources

Evaluating Sources: Remember CRAAP

Currency: When was this material created? Has it been updated recently? How much is your topic changing? Do you need the most recent information?

Relevance: Is the subject related to your project? Who is the intended audience?

Authority: Who created this material and for what purpose? Is it a scholarly article, a trade source, an opinion piece? Can you find a specific author and contact information?

Accuracy: Where is the information coming from? Can you see specific facts or figures to back up the research? Are sources cited clearly?

Purpose: Why was this material created? Does the author have an agenda? Is the point of view objective?

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