An article is
An article can be found in a periodical
A periodical can be a:
Now that you know what an article is these are some of the places you can find articles. In general the library's resources (print and online journals, online databases, and OneSearch) are best when you are looking for peer-reviewed, scholarly or trade articles. Also unlike sources found on the open web you will not face a paywall or have to worry about misinformation.
Open web resources include things from Google or other search engines and information provided from social media sites. While it is possible to find some scholarly or peer-reviewed articles this way you will often face a paywall to access them. Also information from these sources is harder to verify for things like accuracy and may be biased.
Where can I find an article?
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