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Management in the Marine Industry: Finding Articles

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Scholarly, Peer-reviewed Articles

What makes an article scholarly or peer-reviewed? 

Description:  Common characteristics of scholarly articles found in peer-reviewed journals:

  • Articles are written for the professional in the field using the language of the field
  • Articles are supported by many reference citations
  • Peer-reviewed journals have minimal advertising and graphics
  • Scholarly articles are selected through a peer-review or jury process
  • Articals often present evidence based on scientific inquiry

What is the peer-review process?

Process:  Peer-review (Juried) Process - Description

  •  Article is submitted to a jury of peers for review and comment
  • Article may be returned to author for additional analysis and revision
  • Article may be rejected
  • Published article provides quality, credible information

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