Credible Sources of Library Information
Credible places to find information are not limited to the list below.
Web: The Web is a great place to find information. Use a critical eye in evaluating retrieved information.
Online Databases: This periodical rich source can be found in most libraries. Click here for Blazer Library Online Databases.
Government Departments and Agencies: Publish vast amounts of credible information in various formats. Many academic Libraries are depositories of Government Documents. Some helpful sites are provided.
The Media: Is a great place for current events and ideas for projects and assignments. However, information retrieved here should be verified in another source.
Specialized Dictionaries and Encyclopedias: Are excellent sources for overviews and background information particularly when doing research.
Books: Is all information on the Web? A book might just be where that information you are looking for is. Visit our KSU Blazer Library Online Catalog.
E-Books: Electronic access to books are provided. Blazer Library E-Books are accessible here.
For additional assistance come to the Reference Desk or do any of the following:
- Visit us at the Reference Department
- Call our Reference Desk at 502.597.6857.
- Email your question to a Reference Librarian
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Nkechi Amadife, Fall 2015