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CHEM 295: Intro to Research Ind. Study

Subject Librarian

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Jodi Psoter
Contact:
Perkins Library
919-660-5926

Getting Started

For this class, you will be finding information and developing your information research process.  Your final project is a literature review focusing on your current lab research.  Use this guide as a starting point and feel free to email me to schedule research appointments as needed.

Your Libraries & Accounts

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Review the slides above to learn how to:

Scholarly Journals Vs. Popular Magazines

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Review the slides above to learn how to:

  • Distinguish between a popular and scholarly source
  • Identify common characteristics of popular and scholarly articles
  • Understand the concept of the "peer review" editorial process

Peer Review in 3 Minutes

How to Read a Scientific Paper

How to Read a Scientific Paper by Michael Fosmire is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.