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How do I find a peer reviewed scholarly journal article about the new deal?

Last Updated: Oct 12, 2012  |  108 Views
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A peer-reviewed journal is one in which other experts in the field read the articles before they are printed, and verify that the research is sound and that they are suitable for publication. It is a method for improving the reliability and credibility of a journal.

 

Many databases that we subscribe to allow you to filter to just peer-reviewed articles. In the database America History and Life, for example, you would put a check mark next to the box that says “Peer Reviewed” in the “Limit Your Results” part of the screen.  In ProQuest History Journals, the check box is labeled “Peer Reviewed” and is directly under the search box. Other databases differ slightly, but many offer something like this.

 

Type ‘new deal’ (or whatever you want to search for) in the search blank, choose the peer review limit, and you’ll get back a search like this.

 

All of our history-related databases are listed on this libguide.

 

Let me know if I can be of any help to you in your search.

 

Cordially,

 

Matt Dilworth

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