BGSU University Libraries Logo

Frequently Asked Questions

Find what you need in our searchable FAQ.


How do I find a scholarly/peer-reviewed/refereed article?

22 views   |   0   0   |   Last updated on Apr 17, 2018    refereed article scholarly peer-reviewed

 

Many library research databases allow you to limit your search to scholarly or refereed articles. From a Summon search results list, you can click on the Scholarly & Peer Review option under Refine Your Search on the left side of the screen.   EBSCO databases allow you refine your search results (left side of screen) to Academic Journals, which is another term for Scholarly Journals.  Note, however, that some academic journal articles are not peer-reviewed.

To learn about scholarly journal articles and peer-review, visit these LibGuides:   What is a Scholarly Article? and Scholarly vs. Popular vs. Trade.