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Library Resources for iMEP Students: Evaluating Sources

Scholarly Journals Vs. Popular Magazines

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Review the slides above to learn how to:

  • Distinguish between a popular and scholarly source
  • Identify common characteristics of popular and scholarly articles
  • Understand the concept of the "peer review" editorial process

Peer Review in 3 Minutes