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ANTH 3700: Peoples and Cultures of South Asia: Article and Media Resources

a guide to library resources and research methods for Anthropology 3700

Suggested databases for finding journal articles

Peer Review

Many instructors require you to use peer-reviewed sources for your papers and projects, but what does that mean?

  • Peer review is the process of having experts in a field review the quality of an article or book before it is published
  • Most articles in scholarly and academic journals are peer-reviewed
  • Books published by university or academic presses are peer-reviewed

Most databases allow you to limit your search to peer-reviewed articles

Databases for newspaper articles

Documentary videos

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