CORA (Community of Online Research Assignments) is a pilot open access educational resource developed for faculty and librarians in higher education. It aspires to become a repository of user- contributed research and information literacy assignments.
Annotated Bibliography: Develop and refine a topic; search for, evaluate, and summarize relevant literature; and cite sources in the proper format.
Journal/Blog: Describe the process of looking for scholarly information on an assigned topic: what steps were taken, what worked and didn’t work, and the criteria used to evaluate the information.
Activity Ideas for Archives/Primary Sources
Source Evaluation: Retrieve and compare two sources of information on the same topic. examples:
Web Evaluation: Find a Wikipedia article that has incorrect or poorly documented information and improve it by incorporating and citing scholarly sources.