In a nutshell, what does peer-reviewed research mean?
"A peer-reviewed publication is also sometimes referred to as a scholarly publication. The peer-review process subjects an author's scholarly work, research, or ideas to the scrutiny of others who are experts in the same field (peers) and is considered necessary to ensure academic scientific quality." - United States Geological Survey
These two tutorials will help you understand what qualifies as Peer-reviewed:
In a nutshell, how do you find peer reviewed material?
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Digging a little Deeper?
Google Scholar is also a great resource. Go to https://scholar.google.com/ .
*Most results generated through Google Scholar are peer-reviewed, but you still need to check each article to confirm whether or not it is peer-reviewed
Here is a list of Renfro Library Research Tutorials.
Renfro Library Staff Help you Understand what "Peer Reviewed" Means
Renfro Library Staff Help you use the Proquest Research Companion
YouTube Content Creator Chelsea give tips for Google Scholar