See also Diversity and the Media, Freedom of the Press, History of American News Media, and Fact-Checking News for related information.
Choosing the best resources to use for research involves several factors, including assignment requirements, currency of the research topic, and the depth of coverage needed.
Periodicals (magazines, newspapers, trade publications, and scholarly or peer-reviewed journals) are excellent sources of current and/or specific information for research projects.
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