Use the SCRAP Checklist to help determine if a resource is useful for college level writing.
Skim the sources below, the determine the type of source for each one.
A. The Politics of Race and Voter ID Laws in the States: The Return of Jim Crow? is an academic journal article.
B. Wisconsin Students Face Hour-Long Voting Lines, Voter ID Confusion is from a website.
C. The Stunning Reality of Voter Fraud is from a newspaper.
Using SCRAP, evaluate the readings below. Determine the score for each one.
A. How did the article rate? It should fall into the 12-15, excellent source for academic research score range.
B. How did the article rate? It should fall into the 7-11, possibly useful for academic research score range.
C. How did the article rate? It should fall into the 0-6, highly questionable resource score range.