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How to read a journal article

Description

Reading this guide will help you read and understand journal articles. It explains how they are structured, where to find specific information, what peer review is and how you can critically assess the content. It was commissioned by the Royal Society of Chemistry and written by Katharine Thompson at Imperial College London. Resource image © iStock / Royal Society of Chemistry.

Type of Activity

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working independently

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TeacherStudent

Age Group

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Undergraduate
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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

This guide will help you read and understand journal articles. It is part of a collection of resources that we have produced to help students access the information in journal articles, supporting them as they start using journals independently. You can find more resources in our reading and understanding journals resource collection, and our  journal of the month series.