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A subject guide to help with beginning research in the field of Sociology.

Scholarly and Popular Sources

This video describes the differences between popular and scholarly sources. It was created by Carnegie Vincent Library at Lincoln Memorial University. 


Ulrich's International Periodicals Directory provides infromation on over 210,000 regularly and irregularly published journals. If you aren't sure if an article you found is scholarly, Ulrich's is a great place to look for more information.

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Produced by K-State Libraries. 

Using Ulrich's

Screenshot of Ulrich's International Periodicals Directory highlighting referees jersey as icon denoting peer-reviewed souce