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CMP104 Introduction to Literature - Green: Articles & Databases


Periodicals are publications that appear "periodically".They are published at specific times during the year; publication may be daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly (every three months) or annually (once a year).

The three specific types of periodicals that you will use most often in your research are magazines, journals and newspapers.

Knowing when to use which type of periodical will help you research subjects more effectively and more efficiently.