You will come across three main types of articles: Scholarly, Trade, and Popular. But, you need to find and use scholarly articlesfor FCS 5240 research assignment. You can tell it is scholarly by several characteristics:
A scholar, specialist, expert wrote it
The intended audience is for academia
Has a bibliography or works cited page
Comparing 3 types of publications -
Scholarly: Highly reliable, use freely. Written by scholars for scholars
Trade: Use with caution, written by people in the industry for people in the industry
Popular: Avoid, authority and reliability hard to determine.