Answered By: Reference and Research Desk Last Updated: Mar 28, 2018 Views: 121
Many professors require that students use scholarly (also called peer reviewed or academic) sources in their assignments. For key characteristics to help you identify scholarly publications, see the Library's Scholarly Journals vs Popular Magazines vs Trade Publications guide or the Scholarly Journals online tutorial.
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