What are scholarly sources?
How do I search for and find scholarly sources?
For articles, search in library databases. Look for links to limit results by "academic sources" or "peer-reviewed sources."
For books, search in LibrarySearch. Look for the name of the publisher in the catalog record, e.g., "University of California Press."
How can I tell if a source is scholarly?
In general, scholarly sources:
How can I be absolutely sure my journal article is scholarly?
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