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Starting Your Research Series

Article Types

The articles you find when you are researching will fall into three main types: scholarly, trade, and popular.

Each of these types of article is written for a different purpose and for a different audience demographic. Watch the video below to learn more about them and how to tell them apart.

To Do: Watch the video (4:53) below to learn more about the common types of articles.

Scholarly, Trade, and Popular Articles

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