Books give you:
- Historical perspective
- Analysis by experts
- Bibliographies and references
- A chance to find other books by browsing
Why use journals and magazines for your research?
- Current, cutting edge information
- Specific to particular issues
- Shorter than books
- Scholarly research reports
Why use web sites for research?
- Fast and easy
- Works on any computer
- Unrestricted and unregulated
- Information needs to be verified elsewhere
- Beware of hoaxes