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Finding Articles by TYPE

About this Guide

Whenever you are researching, whether it's for a paper or a vacation, you use a variety of resources that are specific to your needs. Your sources have to be both appropriate for the topic and meet the requirements of your assignment.

Image representing process of writing, submitting and publishing a journal article.

Not all information is created equal. 

This guide covers the many varieties of literature you will encounter in the library databases:

Select the tab that corresponds to the type of information you need.





What are Peer Reviewed Articles?

What is a peer-reviewed article?


The peer-review publishing model is very different from the peer review you do in writing classes.

Learn more! See our Library Guide: What is peer review?