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What are five scholarly articles to use as sources for "Impact of Social Media Influence in the 2016 Election"?

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Let's look at where the best places are to find scholarly articles about the 2016 election. There are three tiers of research that can be considered scholarly for the purpose of general research. It's important to avoid content mills, social media, or opinion/heavily biased sources in scholarly work, unless you use these sources to add context to your research (e.g. noting a particularly widespread theory on social media, whether or not it had grounding in reality).

The highest tier of scholarly research comes from academic journals. These journals are peer reviewed, and each article goes through a...

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