Welcome! LibraryConnect has many resources available to help you find scholarly sources.
Navigate through this guide using the tabs above to see the different types of resources and additional topics you can explore.
If you need help at any time, please don't hesitate to contact a librarian!
Different types of sources are useful for different purposes.
It's useful to categorize sources into these three main categories. You should click on these links to learn more.
Click on the Scholarly/Popular/Trade tab (above) to see a chart that compares these different types of sources side by side.
Here are a few good reasons to choose scholarly sources:
Scholarly sources are great for a lot of topics in the classroom, but other types of sources are useful in other situations. Learn about other types of sources by clicking on one of the tabs above.