Journals versus Magazines
Instructors may request scholary journals as sources or may accept both popular magazines and scholarly journals. Use these
references to determine if an article meets the assignment's requirements.
Lakeland library's Explanation of Scholarly
v. Popular Magazines.
Magazines for Libraries Located
in the Reference Collection Z6941 .M23. Evaluates magazines and journals.
Journal Center Contains only scholarly journals.
Use these biographical materials to check an author's credentials.
Use these websites to verify the trustworthiness of a source's sponsoring organization.