- Academic Search Complete - Scholarly journals, magazines, & newspapers
- Literature Resource Center - Scholarly journals, magazines, & newspapers
- America: History & Life - Journal & book sources
- CountryWatch - Up-to-date information on all countries
- ProQuest National Newspaper Core - Complete text of 5 major newspapers
- Newspaper Source Plus - Regional and international newspapers
- CQ Researcher - Reports on public policy issues
- Gale Opposing Viewpoints in Context - Background on controversial issues
KNOW YOUR SOURCES
Sara Seeley, Portland Community College
What is an Scholarly Article?
Scholarly articles are written by experts in the field and, additionally, reviewed by a panel experts in the field. They include a lot of research and data, and the information in the article is backed up by a list of references. They are published in scholarly, peer-reviewed journals.
|Popular articles are often written by journalists for a general audience and are not reviewed by experts in the field. Popular articles rarely include references|