Databases help you locate articles that appear in periodicals. They may also conatain citations for books, book reviews, conference proceedings adn papers, and images.
Periodical (n.) is a magazine or journal issued at regular or stated intervals (usually weekly, monthly, or quearterly). Source: Oxford English Dictionary
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