Your instructor may have asked you to use scholarly articles for your assignment. A scholarly article is an article published in a peer-reviewed journal (where other scholars review the information before it can be published).
You can find scholarly articles by using our library databases. Not sure which to use? The databases page has options will let you narrow down based on subject.
Academic Search Complete is always a great database to start with, because it collects articles in every scholarly area. But be sure to try out other databases too, because they may have that perfect article.
To search a database, use the same keywords you created in step 2. Most databases, like Academic Search Complete, will have a sidebar on the results page to help you narrow down the results. Try out these:
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Once you've completed this, it's time for Step 5: Evaluate Your Sources.