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ART 4040: Cross Cultural Study of Masks: Articles

Scholarly/Peer Reviewed Journals

What are "scholarly" or "peer-reviewed" articles?

  • Written by scholars or experts on the topic
  • Content has been critically evaluated by other experts
  • Contain citations (footnotes and/or bibliography) documenting sources

The video explains the process of peer review and the role that peer review plays in scholarly research and publication.

Research Tips

As you search the library resources for information on your topic keep the following in mind:

  • Peer reviewed or scholarly articles can be excellent sources of information for your research.
  • When you locate an on-topic source (i.e. article, book chapter, web source) review the bibliographies for additional resources. You can then follow up on this list of resources to find additional relevant information on your research topic.
  • A regular review of bibliographies will also assist you in becoming more familiar with the areas of scholarship you are researching.

Art & History Databases

Complete list of Library Databases

Other Useful Databases

Complete list of Library Databases

Borrow, Renew, Request

There are three way to get materials not owned by Appalachian State University. The links below provide information on each service.