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Physics Subject Guide — Journal Articles

What Are Journal Articles?

Journal articles in the sciences are almost always a write-up of grant-funded laboratory or field research. Each article provides a brief overview of the research study, a description of methods used, results, and a conclusion. A small portion of science articles are 'review' articles; these are articles that summarize research studies. Journal articles are peer-reviewed. A growing number of so-called "pre-prints" are beginning to be published in science fields.

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Where Are The Journals Located?

Babbidge library level 3

Physical journal copies from 1960 to the present are located on level 3 of Babbidge library on the North side.