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ENVI 130 | Introduction to Geosystems

Professor Rebecca Urban.

Is it Scholarly?

Unsure what a scholarly journal article looks like?  This Interactive tutorial identifies sections that should appear in a scholarly journal article.

Peer Reviewed


Scholarly journals publish research articles; they are intended mostly for scholars and researchers.

They are the best source of information for college-level research.

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Find Journal Articles

You'll find scholarly journal articles in subject-specific library databases.   On the library's homepage, you'll see a blue search box. Click on the Articles and Databases tab.  Select the most appropriate subject that encompasses your topic to find the best database.