This video provides information on how to identify scholarly journal articles and using the library's article databases to find them.
The video shows how to get to article databases from the library website (www.nvcc.edu/library) -- there are links to some of those same databases in this research guide, under Articles (Higher Education) and Articles (Literary Analysis).
Articles are published in periodicals, which is any type of publication published at a regular interval (weeks, months, etc.). Periodical types include magazines, newspapers, trade publications, and peer-reviewed scholarly journals. These types of sources are different from each other:
Many scholarly journals use a process called peer review.