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Starting Your Research - Augustana Library

Searching for Information on a Topic

Learn how to search for books and articles using the search box on the library homepage.

Types of Information Sources

The tutorial below shows examples of different types of information sources and how to identify them when you're searching.

Click on the information icons to see more details: 

Peer Review

Learn what "peer review" means and how to tell if an article is scholarly.

To determine whether a journal is peer reviewed, search for it in Ulrich's Periodicals Directory and look for the little referee symbol: 

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