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Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program - Online Modality: Understanding Scholarly Literature

Resources for students doing research in the CMHC Online Program

Successful graduate students understand what it means for a journal article to be peer-reviewed.
Complete the short module, Understanding Scholarly Literature, using the QR code with your phone or navigating to this link:
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Understanding Scholarly Literature

Consult the boxes below to learn more about each of these topics:

  • the typical parts of a scholarly research article
  • how to read a scholarly article
  • the purpose and types of literature reviews

Anatomy of a Scholarly Research Article

Click on the image to explore the typical parts of a scholarly article.
Presented by NCSU Libraries

first and last page of a sample research article

How to Read a Scholarly Article

Reading scholarly articles takes time. In this video, listen to three NCSU faculty members share their processes and advice for reading scholarly research articles.
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Literature Reviews: An Overview for Graduate Students

White female pondering how to conduct a literature review