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ENC1101 Kennedy John Mueller: Articles

A research guide for Dr. Kennedy's ENC1101 students.

Scholarly versus Popular

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

Popular articles are:

brief overviews of topics |  written by journalists |  easily read by most people |  illustrated with colorful photographs or pictures reviewed by editors | not given a bibliography

Finding Articles Online


Use IRSC's ONLINE DATABASES to find scholarly and peer-reviewed articles on your topic. The databases also contain books and many interesting articles from major newspapers and other well known publications.

The databases gather the best information for your research, so you don't have to sift through the myriad of resources available on the Web.

Here are suggested databases for your research.

Database Login for Students

Your Borrower ID is your student ID (PID for employees)

Your PIN is your 4-digit birth date (MMDD)

Student Database Login (Student ID is used as Borrower ID, PIN is MMDD of birthday)




How to Log in to Databases