Choosing Appropriate Sources. Types of Sources. Information comes from many different types of sources Encyclopedias Journals Databases World Wide Web Every type of source has its own PURPOSE , and it’s own way of presenting information.
A Good Rule to follow is:
NOTE: The word “encyclopedia” means “General Education”
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