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SSW160/161 (2018): Introduction to Social Welfare Policy: Writing & Citing

Summer 2018; Harding, Torres, Hutchins, Jacques, Cooley, Karpman

Evaluating Information

Fake News (University of Washington Libraries) - Tips for distinguishing fake news, misleading news, partisan news and satire.

Evaluation of Resources (University of California Berkeley) - Covers scholarly vs. popular publications, primary vs secondary resources, authority, documentation.

Evaluating Web Sites: Criteria and Tools (Cornell University Olin & Uris Libraries).

Get help with writing

Jacobson Center offers writing counseling appointments, courses to improve writing, and online help to guide students through the writing process.

"SSW Writing Resources" on Moodle.  Includes appointment scheduling, information on writing workshops and other useful materials.

Annotated Bibliographies

Citation Management Software

Students may choose to work with Zotero or other citation programs, to organize sources and create a bibliography, but it is not essential for SSW 160/161 assignments.

Cite Government Documents (Public Laws, Statutes, cases, bills, etc.)

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