UNV104

Topics: Citation, Ken Blanchard, Scientific method Pages: 6 (1151 words) Published: July 25, 2015

Name:Brady Simmons
Course:UNV 104
Date:1-25-15
Instructor:Cooper

Resource Identification and APA Exercise Worksheet

Part 1: Resource Identification
Directions: Click on each link below and identify the resource type. In addition, answer the questions provided below each link about the particular source. *The template is able to manipulate if you require more room for your responses. Each resource type will correspond to one of the following choices: Website

Blog
Newspaper
Magazine
Book
Journal Article
Encyclopedia
Dictionary

Resource Link & Questions
What is the resource type?

1
http://library.gcu.edu:2048/login?url=http://library.books24x7.com.library.gcu.edu:2048/library.asp?^B&bookid=50775&refid=C3VGQ Book
a. What is the name of the resource?
Books24x7.com

b. Who is the author?

Amy Brann
c. Is this Peer Reviewed? (Yes or no, and please explain why.)

yes, it was reviewed by a publishing company
d. Would you use this resource for an academic paper? (Yes or no, and please explain why.) yes because it was peer reviewed

2
http://library.gcu.edu:2048/login?qurl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.credoreference.com/entry/hmndcl/plagiarism Journal Article
a. Provide a properly formatted APA reference page citation for this source:

(2002). In The new dictionary of cultural literacy, Houghton Mifflin. Retrieved from http://library.gcu.edu:2048/login?qurl=http%3A%2F%2Fsearch.credoreference.com.library.gcu.edu%3A2048%2Fcontent%2Fentry%2Fhmndcl%2Fplagiarism%2F0

b. Is this a scholarly source (Peer Reviewed)? (Yes or no, and please explain why.)

yes, because it is in the academic database

3
http://library.gcu.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=a9h&AN=84922989&site=ehost-live&scope=site Journal Article
a. Provide a properly formatted APA reference page citation for this source: Sifferlin, A. (2013). Secrets of the Superfruit. Time, 181(2), 20.

b. How were you able to identify this source?

By clicking “cite”
c. Would you use this resource for an academic paper? (Yes or no, and please explain why.)

yes if it was applicable to my topic, because it is in the academic database

4
http://library.gcu.edu:2443/login?url=http://search.proquest.com.library.gcu.edu:2048/docview/1437336804?accountid=7374 Journal Article
a. Provide a properly formatted APA reference page citation for this source: Tomu, H. (2013). Perceptions regarding employment prospects among final year students as determined by field of study, gender and race. International Journal of Academic Research in Business and Social Sciences, 3(1), 34-62. Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com/docview/1437336804?accountid=7374

b. Is this Peer Reviewed? (Yes or no, and please explain why.) yes, because it is in the academic database

c. Would you use this resource for an academic paper? (Yes or no, and please explain why.) yes if it was applicable to my topic, because it is in the academic database

5
http://www.ed.gov/
Website
a. What department is this source affiliated?

Education department
b. Is this Peer Reviewed? (Yes or no, and please explain why.) yes, it a government site and it reviewed before published

c. Would you use this resource for an academic paper? (Yes or no, and please explain why.) yes, if the information is applicable because it’s a credible source

6
http://library.gcu.edu:2048/login?qurl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.credoreference.com/entry/routethics/plagiarism Encyclopedia
a. Provide a properly formatted APA reference page citation: Robinson, G. and Moulton, J. (2001). Plagiarism. In Encyclopedia of ethics. Retrieved from http://library.gcu.edu:2048/login?qurl=http%3A%2F%2Fsearch.credoreference.com.library.gcu.edu%3A2048%2Fcontent%2Fentry%2Froutethics%2Fplagiarism%2F0 b. Is this a scholarly source? Please explain.

Yes its from the gcu database

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