Water

NONFICTION BOOK

Rationale

The authors purpose is to inform about water. This was published in 2015 which is very current. I choose this book because it was current had a listed author and was published by a reliable source.

WEBSITE

Rationale

This is from the U.S. Geological Survey Texas Water Science Center Water Science for Schools which makes it a viable source and all the links work when clicked on. It was published on 2012 which makes it current. The authors purpose is to inform about water.


DATABASE

Hydrologic Cycle (GALE)

Freedman, Bill. "Hydrologic Cycle." The Gale Encyclopedia of Science. Ed. K. Lee Lerner and Brenda Wilmoth Lerner. 5th ed. Farmington Hills, MI: Gale, 2014. N. pag. Student Resources in Context. Web. 17 Nov. 2015.

Rationale

ills, MI: Gale, 2014. N. pag. Student Resources in Context. Web. 17 Nov. 2015. This is from the GALE databases and can be trusted It is from the encyclopedia of science which is a reliable source of information. The authors purpose is to inform.

SEARCH STRATEGY

I found this article from the GALE databases and it had the information that i had needed so i

DATABASE

Rationale

This source can be trusted because the GALE databases had it in its featured content. Someone had written this article for GALE. This is somewhat current in 2012. The author wants to inform the readers about water. This source is trustworthy because if it wasn’t then it wouldn’t be on the GALE databases because people go over everything that goes on the databases.

Search stratergy

I went on the GALE database and saw this article in it that was about water. Since it is somewhat current it can still be used without doubt that it is the most current information about that topic.