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Dissertation and Final Project Support

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  • Why is evaluation important?
  • The information hierarchy
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Why is evaluation important?

In a dissertation or extended project/essay, it's more crucial than ever that you properly evaluate (or critique) the information sources you use and consider their strengths and weaknesses. In addition, not all sources will be a good fit for your project.

Use the links below to learn more about critiquing:

The Information hierarchy


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Check out our comprehensive guides below:

I need more help...

Live workshops:

We run regular online workshops on evaluating information sources - click here to see our calendar and book onto a session.

Recorded sessions:

Want to get hold of this training right away? You can watch a video of a recent session here.

1-2-1 appointments:

You can also book a 1-2-1 appointment with a librarian for help with resource evaluation.