The predisposition toward a particular viewpoint.
Words and symbols that illustrate the relationship between search terms and help the search engine expand or limit results.
Testimony that comes from a recognized authority who has conducted extensive research on an issue.
The process of borrowing materials through one library that belong to another library.
Any testimony based on witnesses’ opinions or perceptions in a given case
Similarity of information across sources.
An individual’s story concerning his or her lived experience, which can be used to illustrate the existence of a particular event or phenomenon.
A cordial relationship between two or more people in which both parties convey respect and understanding for one another.
Software which uses algorithms to scan an index of existing Internet content for particular terms, and then ranks the results based on their relevance.
Signs that a person is offering trustworthy information.
Specific Purpose Statement
A sentence summarizing the main idea, or claim, which the speech will support. It should be stated clearly toward the beginning of the speech.
An established set of standards for formatting written documents and citing sources for information within the document.