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Types of Sources Tutorial

Learn about the benefits and negatives of using various source types for your research.

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About Web Sources

In this tutorial, you will learn:

  • when it is appropriate to use the world wide web to find sources
  • if all sources found on the web are trustworthy
  • the stability of web sources
  • the difficulty of finding all the necessary information of a web source to complete an APA citation

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