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RCAH 380 (Aerni-Flessner): Articles

Popular, Scholarly or Trade?

Learn the difference between three major types of articles. Get tips for using each type.

A chart comparing popular, scholarly and trade articles

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    Full text of academic journal literature, up to five years lag in publication date.

    Citations and some full-text of articles, book reviews, and dissertations in American and Canadian history.

    The Left Index™ is a complete guide to the diverse literature of the left, with an emphasis on political, economic, social and culturally engaged scholarship inside and outside academia.

    Citations and abstracts of articles in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.

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