Finding, Reading, Evaluating, Citing, and Referencing Research

Read research now using 

Evaluating what you read

  • Read APA's guide titled "How to be a wise consumer of psychological research"
  • The Seven Deadly Sins of Statistical Misinterpretation, and How to Avoid Them
  • To know what questions to ask as you reread an article, go through the checklist in Appendix C. 
  • Citing what you read (Don't plagiarize!)

    Avoiding plagiarism Correctly formatting your citations


    Referencing what you read

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