How do you know if an article or book is a credible peer reviewed academic source?

How do you know if an article or book is a credible peer reviewed academic source?

Peer-reviewed (refereed or scholarly) journals – Articles are written by experts and are reviewed by several other experts in the field before the article is published in the journal in order to ensure the article’s quality. (The article is more likely to be scientifically valid, reach reasonable conclusions, etc.)

What counts as a scholarly source?

Scholarly sources are written by academics and other experts and contribute to knowledge in a particular field by sharing new research findings, theories, analyses, insights, news, or summaries of current knowledge. Scholarly sources can be either primary or secondary research.

Is New York Times a scholarly source?

Newspapers are not scholarly sources, but some would not properly be termed popular, either. But some newspapers, such as The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times, have developed a national or even worldwide reputation for thoroughness.

Is determining the accurate information important?

The quality of information measured by accuracy, timeliness, completeness, relevance and if it is easy to understood by the users, so the accuracy important for quality of information. And the accuracy represents all organization actions. To get accurate information we need the right value.