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Identifying Scholarly Articles & Books

5 Questions
Identifying Scholarly Articles & Books

This will test your knowledge of scholarly articles and books.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does a "peer-reviewed" journal mean?
    • A. 

      A journal that college students review.

    • B. 

      A journal reviewed by a panel of experts in a discipline.

    • C. 

      A journal rated by high school teachers.

  • 2. 
    How can you determine if a journal is peer-reviewed?
    • A. 

      Ask one of your fellow students.

    • B. 

      Look at the publication information page of the journal for the relevant information.

    • C. 

      Click the check box limiter of the database you are using to limit your results to peer-reviewed.

    • D. 

      Call 411.

    • E. 

      Find the web page of the journal and see what it says.

  • 3. 
    Where can you find a copy of a scholarly journal?
    • A. 

      At the local drugstore.

    • B. 

      In my public library.

    • C. 

      On Google.

    • D. 

      In my college or university library.

    • E. 

      In an online database, such as ProQuest or Academic Search.

  • 4. 
        Which is more likely to contain a scholarly research article?  
    • A. 

      Journal of Professional Nursing

    • B. 

      Women's Health

  • 5. 
    After looking at the image, answer the question, Is this a scholarly article?IMAGE
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

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