|Intended for general audiences||Written for experts by experts|
|Articles do not undergo peer review||Articles often undergo peer review process|
|May report on research secondhand||Often reports on original research|
|Do not include Citations||Include citations|
|Easy to read||Technical jargon|
|Attractive layout and photographs||Often contains charts and graphs for illustration|
|Many advertisements||Few or no advertisements|
|Published by commercial enterprises for profit||Often published by professional organizations|
The following journals and magazines are accessible through the Library's research databases and are available to NWACC students, faculty, and staff. Enter your My NWACC Connection when prompted. For username and password issues, contact the Student Technology Help Desk. Contact the Library for other database access issues.
The library has access to over 1,200 history and western civilizations journals. For a complete list of Journals pertaining to history please visit our Journals A-Z Link.