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Writing 10 (Alonso): Scholarly & Popular Sources

College Reading & Composition

What to Look for in a Scholarly Article

Scholarly Journals


Peer Review

Using Sources

Question #1

Quiz Question #1
Popular & credible: 82 votes (59.42%)
Popular & not credible: 5 votes (3.62%)
Scholarly & credible: 51 votes (36.96%)
Scholarly & not credible: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 138

Question #2

Is this article popular or scholarly?

What Makes Sami Not Run?

Quiz Question #2
Popular & credible: 8 votes (21.62%)
Popular & not credible: 21 votes (56.76%)
Scholarly & credible: 4 votes (10.81%)
Scholarly & not credible: 4 votes (10.81%)
Total Votes: 37

Question #3

Is this article popular or scholarly?

Paying College Athletes: Are players school employees?

Quiz Question #3
Popular & credible: 37 votes (72.55%)
Popular & not credible: 4 votes (7.84%)
Scholarly & credible: 5 votes (9.8%)
Scholarly & not credible: 5 votes (9.8%)
Total Votes: 51

Ulrichs Global Serials Directory

Not sure if an article is scholarly or popular?  Ulrichs has detailed information on more than 300,000 publications.  Enter journal/magazine title in the search box and find your publication.  Then, look for Academic/Scholarly in the Content Type field.