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Welcome to the Wayne G. Basler Library at Northeast State Community College
Getting Started with Research
Learn about the research process from topic to writing and citing. Find information about locating sources such as books, articles, and films.
Schedule a one-on-one appointment with a librarian for assistance:
Is your Journal "Peer Reviewed" or "Refereed"?
How can I be sure my journal article is scholarly?
Many databases offer the option to search for "peer-reviewed" journal articles - those are academic articles reviewed by the authors' peers for accuracy during the editing and publishing process. The Library Catalog also offers an option to limit results to Peer Reviewed journal articles.
How to Read a Scholarly Article (Video Tutorial)
Check out this short video from Western University on how to read a scholarly article.
Evaluating Your Sources (Video Tutorial)
Check out this short video from UNC Libraries on how to evaluate your sources of information.
Evaluating with 6 Question Words Infographic
Thanks to IUPUI University Library for allowing reuse of this graphic under a Creative Commons license.