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Scholarly Popular and Trade Sources

Scholarly Popular and Trade Sources

This lecture explains the difference between scholarly, popular, and trade/professional publications and how to tell them apart, all in the context of scholarly communications.

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Sarah Morehouse
Sarah Morehouse (Librarian)
7 years ago
This video goes into the differences between scholarly and non-scholarly information sources based on how they are created, vetted, and used, rather than reducing it to a matter of format, how they are accessed, or "because the instructor said so."