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Biology Literature Searching: Peer-Review and Scholarly Literature

How to search for journal literature efficiently and effectively.

Types of Sources


Examples of Sources from De Chastelain Library Guides:

Evaluating Sources

What is Peer-Review?

In this module we will go over different types of sources that you will encounter during your research. It's important to know how to identify what source you're looking at and how to determine whether or not it's a scholarly source.

Scholarly and Peer-Reviewed Literature

Peer-review in Summon

Ulrich's Web