Grains of Salt – Analyzing Sources, Information, and Evidence Handout for 05 March 2022 meeting with Alice Hoyt Veen. Genealogists consult numerous sources in their quest for reliable research answers. It’s tempting to take what we find at face value, but sources are not created equal, and the information they provide is not always what it seems. Anyone can master the basic concepts of sources, information, and evidence; and anyone can learn to effectively analyze research results for reliability, credibility, and relevance. Don’t let mistaken assumptions lead you astray. Learn to be skeptical! Source independence and diversity, combined with thorough analysis, are keys to dependable research results. This product can only be purchased by members. To purchase this product, sign up by purchasing Annual Membership or Annual Family Membership.