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Information Creation as a Process
"Information in any format is produced to convey a message and is shared via a selected delivery method. The iterative processes of researching, creating, revising, and disseminating information vary, and the resulting product reflects these differences." - Association of College and Research Libraries' Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education
Types of Articles
Details about types of articles
This grid describes the types of periodical articles--scholarly, popular, and newspaper--that you will find in the online databases.
When searching for articles, know what type of periodical it is. This is because each type has its own purpose, intent, audience, etc.
- Research Journals
Ulrichsweb is an easy-to-search source which provides detailed information on more than 300,000 periodicals.
Look for the Refereed symbol next to the journal title in this database of information about journals
How is Your Information Created?