Research Skills for Developing Writers: Evaluating Resources

An introductory guide to help multilingual undergraduate writers at the U develop their research skills.

Evaluating Resources with the CRAAP Test

This is a great video explaining the CRAAP test by the librarians at Johnson and Wales University.  Print a copy of the graphic organizer (PDF download) in the box to the right ------------------------------------------------------------------------>

As you watch the video, take notes in each of the categories to help you organize the information.  Be sure to pause the video if you need some time to write or process what you hear.  You can also listen several times or study with a friend to make sure you heard everything.



CRAAP Vocabulary

Go to the Glossary to see some synonyms for these vocabulary items used in the video.

Next: CRAAP Vernacular CLOZE

The CRAAP Test Graphic Organizer

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