1. Explore (casual web searching)
2. Scholarly conversations (library databases: articles)
3. Support arguments (source citation)
4. Drafts & revisions (librarians & Writing Center)
** Please make sure you also see the "Sorting Through News Sites" tab in this guide, because there is important information on it about newspapers & newspaper bias that everyone needs to be sure they know before just picking a newspaper & using the information they find!