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Chemistry: What's a scholarly journal article?

For new undergrads, transfer students this guide provides links to resources concerning chemical safety, ethics, database searching, acs citation and careers.
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The Anatomy of a Science Journal Article

A scholarly journal article has an abstract, introduction, method, results, conclusion and a list of references (bibliography).  The journal article's topic should be easy to understand as you read its abstract and introduction.  The method, results and conclusion sections discuss and compare the conducted research.  Authors have to include their cited references about research by other scientists. The use of references distinguish scholarly journal articles from non scholarly journals.

What a Scholarly Article Looks Like

Click on the image to review different parts of a scholarly article.

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