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How to do Research for a College Paper

STEP 6: Evaluate Sources

Use the CRAAP Test to Evaluate Sources

CRAAP is an acronym for Currency, Relevance, Authority, Accuracy, and Purpose. Use the CRAAP Test to evaluate your sources.

CRAAP Test

Evaluate Sources