- CQ Researcher - Reports on public policy issues
- Gale Opposing Viewpoints in Context - Background on controversial issues
- CREDO reference - Subject encyclopedias & dictionaries
- Academic Search Complete - Scholarly journals, magazines, & newspapers
- MasterFILE Premier - Magazines & news sources
- ProQuest National Newspaper Core - Complete text of 5 key newspapers
- Professional Development Collection - Scholarly sources on education
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- America: History & Life - Includes journal and book sources
- Gale Biography In Context - Detailed biographical information
- Literature Resource Center - Covering thousands of authors & poets
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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|