How do I find news articles?
If You Need To Find ArticlesSearch the library catalog for the newspaper title.Look for a record that says Online.Click into the record and look at the dates in the “View It” section to see whether the time frame you need is available for searching.Click on the link for the correct time frame.
Is a newspaper a credible source?
Newspapers are not as easy to classify as other sources. Newspapers are not scholarly sources, but some would not properly be termed popular, either. But some newspapers, such as The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times, have developed a national or even worldwide reputation for thoroughness.
What makes a reliable source in history?
A reliable source is one that provides a thorough, well-reasoned theory, argument, discussion, etc. based on strong evidence. Scholarly, peer-reviewed articles or books -written by researchers for students and researchers. Original research, extensive bibliography.
How do you know if it is a scholarly source?
The term scholarly typically means that the source has been “peer-reviewed,” which is a lengthy editing and review process performed by scholars in the field to check for quality and validity. To determine if your source has been peer-reviewed, you can investigate the journal in which the article was published.