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Introduction to Research (Mont Alto)

Learn how to identify the best keywords for your assignment, find the right information, and then cite it!

Finding Credible Information

Identifying & Using Articles in College Research

Scholarly, Trade, & Popular Articles

Many courses require students to use scholarly or professional/trade articles as sources. Check out the worksheet below for a quick breakdown of the characteristics of these types of sources. 

How to Read & Use Scholarly Articles

Scholarly articles can be intimidating to read and dissect for your college level papers. Use the links below for tips on where to find different pieces of information and how to best approach reading a lengthy peer reviewed, scholarly article.