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Distance Learning Library Services: Information about Scholarly Research & Articles

Introduction to Scholarly Articles

Introduction to Scholarly Articles helps students who are new to scholarly research learn how to identify the characteristics of scholarly articles.

Recommended for: Students


Length: Approximately 6-8 minutes

Scholarly, Trade, and Popular Publications Overview

This Overview of Scholarly, Trade, and Popular Publications will help you understand the key differences between each of these source types.

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Citation Help

Purdue OWL Citation Resources Guide. 

This Online Writing Lab research and citation page from Purdue University provides examples on how to cite sources ranging from scholarly articles to interviews to TV episodes in MLA, APA and Chicago style. 

Project Information Literacy

Courtesy of Project Information Literacy under a Creative Commons license  (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0)