Research Workshop 4 looks at reference mining and how to evaluate information sources for reliability and accuracy.
Learning Objectives: in this workshop you will learn how to...
- Understand how human biases play a part in the creation of information as well as its consumption.
- Use reference mining techniques in order to identify relevant information sources on your topic and get a better idea of which ones might more well regarded in the field.
- Use information evaluation techniques in order to weed out sources of misinformation and or confirm that the sources chosen are reliable and effective for your research needs.