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PHYS 1402/2426 Labs

Information for articles for Physics labs 1402, 2426,

Selecting and Evaluating Sources

For this assignment, you are required to find an article from a scholarly journal, one of the types of periodicals.

For all source types, it is also important to evaluate the information.

Discover Search Explained

Simultaneously searches dozens of our databases, including Web of Science and ebook collection, plus the library catalog. Note:

  • Watch dates on sources carefully - use limiters if needed.
  • Choices to refine search results are to the right of the results list
  • May select Scholarly (Peer reviewed) journals. This is at the publication level - evaluate the item you intend to use.
  • Full text often available by clicking link under "View It" on item record.
  • If not available in print or electronically, use Interlibrary Loan.

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Other Physics Information

The Physics subject guide page lists other core database resources,

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