Types of Sources

Information can come from virtually anywhere. The type of information you need will change depending on the question you are trying to answer. The first step in any research process is knowing what kind of information you want and which type of source might provide it.

Let's look at each source more in-depth.

Magazines
Magazines
Journals
Journals
Newspapers
Newspapers
Periodical Index
Article Databases
 
Books
Books
Encyclopedias
Encyclopedias
Library Catalog
Library Catalog
World Wide Web
World Wide Web
 
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