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Ideas and Concepts
Multi-disciplinary. Both short and long overviews; technical terminology and complexity varies.
CQ Researcher Online
Objective reporting and analysis on political and social issues, including those related to the environment. Written for general audiences.
Research vs. Review Articles
Research articles (sometimes called "primary literature") are the reporting of original research. Hallmarks of a research article include methodology, results, and discussion sections.
Review articles are a report of past research articles and do not include original research. These do not include original experiments or data. Think of these as more of a survey of current knowledge.
Primary Research and Review Articles
Federal Regulatory Directory by
Call Number: WCU REFERENCE DESK JK610 .F29 2016
Publication Date: 2016
Hidden gem! Divided by agency; each entry has overview, responsibilities of agency, key personnel, where to find data and statistics, where rules and regulations are published. *Key legislation for each agency listed by date.*
, Computer Science
, Construction Management
, Environmental Science
, Forensic Science
, Natural Resource Management