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Finding Peer-Reviewed Articles: Google Scholar

This guide describes the peer-review process and how to locate peer-review articles.

Google Scholar Search

About Google Scholar

Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature.  You can search across many disciplines and sources for:  articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. 

Features of Google Scholar:

  • Search diverse sources from one convenient place
  • Find articles, theses, books, abstracts or court opinions
  • Locate the complete document through your library or on the web
  • Learn about key scholarly literature in any area of research

With Google Scholar, you can search by scholar preferences, easily navigate to related articles, and see how many times an article has been cited.  Use search criteria to locate peer-reviewed articles.

Search with Google Scholar