Finding Scholarly Journals Tutorial: An Introduction to Periodicals


This video about periodicals will cover the following:

  • An overview of
    • newspapers
    • magazines
    • scholarly journals

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Welcome to the Finding Scholarly Journals Tutorial! This tutorial will introduce you to four different things:

  1. Periodicals
  2. Scholarly Journals
  3. Commentary/Opinion Magazines
  4. Professional Magazines

Each page contains a video that will introduce you to periodicals and the different types of periodicals. You will need to know about these because your professors will be requesting assignments, such as papers, requiring these kinds of resources. 

Last Updated: April 8, 2014

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