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Irish Famine: Websites

This guide has been prepared to assist you in research for your class The Great Irish Famine

Newspapers (often Primary Sources)

How To Evaluate Websites

Remember that anyone can post on the web.  There is no editorial process so it is absolutely necessary to be very careful about choosing material for your research.  View this video which outlines beautifully how to best evaluate web sources.

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