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Begin Your Research -- Help Videos

What is a scholarly journal?

Watch this video from the University of Washington to find out. For more videos from UW click here. 

For a more thorough look at what makes a journal scholarly, popular, or trade click here.


Begin Your Research -- Help Videos

Research 101: Building Keywords

Watch this video from Northwestern University before you begin using databases and you'll be better prepared. For more research videos from NU click here.


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