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Social Sciences & Public Policy

A guide to available resources for Social Sciences and Public Policy.

Key databases for Social Sciences and Public Policy

New Zealand Databases

Types of articles

There are lots of different types of articles.

The difference between articles from a scholarly journaltrade/professional magazinepopular magazine and newspaper article is explained in this short video.

At university you'll often need to read peer reviewed or scholarly articles when doing research for your assignments.

Check Ulrichsweb database to see if journals are peer reviewed.