Read the CRAAP Test Quick Guide, then watch the C.R.A.P. Test in Action videos. The information on this page is critical for helping you learn how to find credible sources, so strive to make sure you have a firm understanding of the content before you move on. In order to find credible sources, it's imperative that you use your critical thinking skills and the terms from the C.R.A.A.P Test to evaluate the sources you discover before using them in your research.
Original CRAAP Test created by Chico State Librarians. Plus questions inspired by the work of Angela Pashia.
NOTE: If you'd like to see the websites discussed in this video to review their qualities for yourself, click on the links below. They are arranged by order or appearance.
Most of your college writing and research assignments will require you to use academic or scholarly sources instead of popular sources you may be used to.