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Scholarly articles in psychology typically have the following characteristics
|Empirical Articles||Review Articles|
An Empirical Article will report on data gathered and analyzed as part of an original experiment. There will be...
A review article will take a number of empirical articles, and perform some analysis.
Scholarly articles often follow a similar format. This makes it easy to hop around the article and gather the most important information. Here are some tips for getting started.
Summarizing the article
Do the following when reading an academic article
Consider the following as you read articles
These questions can help you keep track of comparable aspects of the articles you find. They can also guide your search for more articles related to the one(s) you've already found.
See the MRU Library "Citation guides and resources" page for APA 7th edition citation guides.