BCC Libraries offer a variety of databases in which you can locate magazine, newspaper, trade, and scholarly journal articles. The databases below have been chosen especially for research for SER 101.
Why should you do research in academic journals?
If you find one good article that supports your research, you can use the bibliography at the end of the paper to locate further research.
Librarians call certain publications certain names.
You may have heard the terms Scholarly Journal or Peer Reviewed, or Popular Magazine.
Below is a chart that explains what the two really mean. You will not find Scholarly Journals at the grocery store or hairdresser.