Whenever you conduct research for any course the information you find should be evaluated for:
The information in this LibGuide has been evaluated for these criteria and are more scholarly than what you might find in a simple Google search. However, you should always evaluate the information you use in any assignment.
Scholarly articles are:
in-depth | written by experts | validated with technical language, abstracts, literature reviews, methodologies, tables, graphs, and conclusions | reviewed by experts | given a bibliography
Original research is considered a primary source.
An article is considered original research if...
Other terms used in original research: evidence based practice, case study, quantitative/qualitative study, research-based, findings, performance-based, empirical evidence