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Finding peer-reviewed articles

The peer review process

Peer review is a review process that journal editors use to ensure that the articles they publish represent high quality scholarship.

A peer-reviewed, scholarly article will have the following characteristics:

  • the authors are scholars
  • the article is long, written in specialized language
  • there is a significant bibliography

Created on 11/30/09 by Dominique Daniel / Last updated on 3/7/18 by Dominique Daniel
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