What are the 5 types of sources?
- Scholarly publications (Journals)
- Popular sources (News and Magazines)
- Professional/Trade sources.
- Books / Book Chapters.
- Conference proceedings.
- Government Documents.
- Theses & Dissertations.
What are the sources of social research?
- Interviews & Oral Histories.
- Books & Journal Articles.
- Questionnaires & Surveys.
- Letters & Diaries.
- Newspapers & Magazines.
- Statistics & Data.
What are some examples of a source?
- Academic journals.
What type of source is Social Media? Social media has come of age as a primary source, and there is tremendous opportunity for academics—and academic librarians—to begin treating it as such.