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Scholarly Articles

Scholarly articles are published in subject-specific journals by an expert in the field. They:


  • Present original research findings
  • Are peer-reviewed
  • Communicate research with other scholars in the same field
  • Often have a specific format with headings such as Objectives, Methods, Results, and Conclusion

To find scholarly articles on your topic in the MCC Library:

  • Click on Academic Sources, then click on A-Z Databases
  • Select Academic Search Complete, or another database related to your topic
  • Enter your search terms
  • Under Search Options - Limit Your Search and click the box next to Scholarly (Peer Reviewed) Journals