Environmental Science Research Guide:Evaluating Information

A guide to research materials in environmental science, ecology, environmental engineering and related fields.

Evaluating Resources

Peer Review

Sometimes your professors want you to use "scholarly," "refereed," or "peer reviewed" sources. What does that mean? This video explains the terms and why professors sometimes want you to use them. 

Different Types of Journals

Scholarly articles and popular articles are tricky to identify. Central Carolina Community College created this helpful tutorial to teach us the difference.

Fake News

Fake News is everywhere today! You can hardly listen to the news without hearing about it. But what it is and why are we hearing so much about it all of a sudden?