Wikipedia reliable, secondary sources?

Answer Linking the article in question would help a lot.Generally, you'd have to look up publications related to the subject, and cite them as sources at the appropriate statements and statistics. http://... Read More »

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How do you combat the use of obscure (but "reliable") sources on Wikipedia?

This is not an issue of reliable sources, but giving sources due weight (policy WP:DUE). If it is not too obscure, it should be represented as a minority opinion (e.g. "The prevailing view is X, b... Read More »

If you provide reliable sources to an article or talk section of an article on ...?

You need reliable sources to back up your facts. Part of a movie or video may be a reliable source (yet a primary source), but should never be uploaded; it would violate the copyright of the movie ... Read More »

How do I ensure my sources are credible and site my sources, on the wikipedia article I just created?

Yahoo! Answers and word of mouth are not very credible sources, if I do say so myself. You're going to need more traditional sources to back them up.Sorry.

How to Cite Secondary Sources?

Secondary sources are documents or recordings that discuss information originally presented somewhere else, such as another published study. While someone with first-hand experience of a political ... Read More »