POL 2693: Designing Research in Political Science (Wilson)

A guide for Professor Walt Wilson's course.

Finding Peer Reviewed Research

Be sure to limit to scholarly peer-reviewed articles when searching in order to find the highest quality research articles.  

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Be sure to limit to scholarly peer-reviewed articles when searching in order to find the highest quality research articles.  screenshot of search results page

Google Scholar doesn't have a clear filter for journal articles and includes many different types of academic publications. In order to ensure you're getting journal articles, look for the journal name, volume. and issue number, like below.

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