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How can I tell if an article is scholarly?

Last Updated: Mar 19, 2013  |  11 Views
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Here are some things to look for:

*It should be rather long. It will most certainly be more than 5 pages long and probably more than 10 pages.

*It should include author affiliations. After the names of the author(s) you will see a reference to where they are working. This is often a university.

*The wording of the article will include vocabulary that is specific to that particular field.

*There will be an extensive bibliography included with the article.

Answered by Kelly Hand

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