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Master of Science, Occupational Therapy

What are Scholarly Journal Articles?

Scholarly journal articles

New research is often being presented in scholarly journals (also called peer-reviewed, refereed and academic journals).  All articles go through a peer-review process performed by subject experts before being published. You find scholarly journal articles by searching different databases. You can find a selection of databases in this guide.

What is the peer-review process more exactly? Watch the video from North Carolina State University to get a clear view:

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