What are periodicals?
Periodicals are any source that is published on a regular basis. The period of publication may be daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, or annually.
What are the common types / what are some other words that we use for these resources?
Popular magazines, scholarly journals, trade journals, newspapers, indexes, and abstracts are the common types of periodicals. Other names for these resources include serials, journals, bulletins, magazines, reviews, publications, monthlies, weeklies, and quarterlies.
What are some characteristics of popular magazines and scholarly journals?
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Can students check out journals, newspapers, or magazines?
These items are not available for checkout. They are designated Library Use Only.
Where are the print or microfilm/microfiche periodicals located?
These items are located on the 3rd floor of the Levi Watkins Learning Center.
How can I get an item the library does not have?
You may apply for a Montgomery Higher Education Consortium (MHEC) sticker at the circulation desk. Or, you may complete the necessary forms to obtain materials from other libraries through Interlibrary Loan.