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SOCI 201 - Introduction to Sociology - Flavin: Locating Scholarly Articles Infographic

Locating Scholarly Articles

Scholarly articles must contain a statement of the problem and a hypothesis. This information is often found in the Introduction section of the article. The article needs an abstract, a sample population, methods, and results.

how to locate a scholarly article

Locating Scholarly Articles
  • Full-Text Articles: Place a check mark next to the Full Text box to receive results that contain entire articles. Otherwise, full articles and abstracts will not be part of the search results.
  • Scholarly Articles: Place a check mark next to Scholarly (peer review) Journals for scholarly articles.