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Reliable sources

The following are sources that are accepted as valid sources to justify your statements, sorted by category. It is by no means an exhaustive list of the accepted sources.

General

Environment

Government statistics

Health

Other sources

The following are sources that are not deemed reliable enough to justify a statement but still are amazingly useful sources, sorted by category. It is by no means an exhaustive list.

General

Health

Economics

  • Worthwhile Canadian Initiative: Canadian economics blog by several Canadian university professors

  • The Tax Protester FAQ: A large collection of debunked pseudo-legal arguments used by so-called 'tax protestors' in court. Sharing much in common with pseudo-science, this body of pseudo-law is often as imaginative as it is absurd.

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I think a disclaimer should be added for arxiv. They allow many self-published non peer reviewed papers, so it isn't necessarily a reputable source. –  Sonny Ordell Mar 21 '12 at 23:19
    
@SonnyOrdell: That's why arxiv is under "other sources" rather than under reliable sources. –  Borror0 Mar 22 '12 at 7:59
    
@Borror0 Ahh of course, I'm not sure how I missed that. Sorry. –  Sonny Ordell Mar 22 '12 at 23:57
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What is wrong with google scholar and books - they provide access to scholarly books and peer reviewed atricles –  David Apr 8 '12 at 2:04
    
Google Scholar contains most scientific publication. I fail to see how it can be classified as "Other sources" –  Zonata Sep 3 '12 at 6:28
    
Not all that is in google scholar is peer reviewed. Also, google scholar result pages are not sources in themselves. –  Sklivvz Feb 27 '13 at 16:27
    
I see skeptics.SE isn't listed here... –  Cawas Jul 11 '13 at 11:19

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