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GSF 89S: Girls on Film

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

Know Your Sources Infographic

Check out the "Know Your Sources Infographic" (preview below) to learn more about the characteristics of the wide range of sources you will find in the library to use in your research.