Work in Progress
Please pardon our progress while we refine the look and functionality of our new ALEX site! You can still access the old ALEX site at If you would like to share feedback or have a question for the ALEX Team, you can use the contact form here, or email us directly at

NOTICE: The old ALEX site at will not be accessible on March 31st. Please contact if this may cause an issue with a scheduled event/deadline.



  • Evaluate
  • Credibility
  • Authority
  • Relevance
  • Accuracy
  • Purpose


Students know:
  • Strategies to assess the credibility of research sources.
  • Features of authoritative, relevant, and accurate research sources.


Students are able to:
  • Evaluate the credibility of research sources in terms of authority, relevance, accuracy, and purpose.


Students understand that:
  • Before using a source in their research projects, they should evaluate the credibility of the source in terms of its authority, relevance, accuracy, and purpose.