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CHEM 234 & 234W - Advanced Laboratory Techniques

Library resources to support the work of students in chm 234 & 234W.

Anatomy of a Scholarly Article

Life-cycle of scientific information

Research vs Review Articles (note: not systematic reviews!)

Venn diagram comparing research and review articles. Broadly, both are typically peer-reviewed. In research articles, authors present original data or findings while review articles are a summary without a methods section

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Primary VS Secondary Articles

Research VS Review Articles- Video

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