RECR 450 and 480 Course Guide: Peer Reviewed Journals
Electronic library resources for students taking RECR 450 and 480.
What is Peer Review?
Determining if a Source is Peer Reviewed
- Check UlrichsWeb. UlrichsWeb is a database that contains information about all kinds of periodicals.
- Enter the title of the journal or ISSN in the search bar.
- In the results list, look for the referee jersey next to journal title. This means the journal is peer-reviewed.
- Ask a Librarian! While many databases may indicate whether an article has been peer-reviewed, this information is not always presented consistently. Asking a librarian is sure fire way to verify whether an article has been peer-reviewed.