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Evaluating Periodical Articles

Apply A.S.P.E.C.T. criteria

periodicals include newspapers, popular magazines and scholarly journals The word periodicals includes scholarly journals, popular magazines, newspapers, trade publications, and opinion journals.

Periodical articles are similar to books in that most go through a screening process by editors or publishers.

However, periodicals vary greatly in quality, with different types of periodicals having different levels of review.

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