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GSW 1100/1110: Intensive Introduction to Academic Writing/Introduction to Academic Writing: Reviews

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Ask yourself the following

  • Can you locate any reviews of the author's work?

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Evaluative reviews can assist you in critiquing library materials. Evaluative reviews of books and articles are almost always written by other experts in a field or discipline. Also, evaluative reviews often mention other comparable works and assess an article's or book's scholarly contributions to the discipline.

To locate evaluative reviews, consider using these resources:

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Try to identify some reviews of this book:

Nathan, Rebekah. My Freshman Year: What a Professor Learned by Becoming a Student. Ithaca: Cornell UP, 2005. Print.

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