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Evaluating Information Sources For Audience and Purpose

Evaluating Information Sources For Audience and Purpose

This lecture explains how to identify the intended audience and purpose of an information source, and why that is important for academic research.

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Sarah Morehouse
Sarah Morehouse (Librarian)
7 years ago
This video uses audience design and genre studies concepts (although not explicitly stated, no jargon) to help students understand how to select reliable information sources based on for what audience and for what purpose the information sources were created.