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What is a "Peer-Reviewed" Article?
If an article is peer-reviewed, it means that a board of scholarly reviewers have analyzed the article for quality of research and adherence to editorial standards of the journal before accepting it for publication. This high standard of writing, content, and research quality results in the highest quality scholarly articles on your subject.
If you use materials from peer-reviewed publications, they have been vetted by scholars in the field for quality and importance (SDSU Library, n.d.).
SDSU Library. (n.d.). What is peer review? Retrieved July 14, 2020, from https://library.sdsu.edu/reference/news/what-does-peer-review-mean
Historical Abstracts covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) from 1450 to the present, including world history, military history, women's history, history of education, and more. This authoritative database provides indexing of more than 1,700 academic historical journals in over 40 languages back to 1955. History and social science researchers have used Historical Abstracts to discover significant and groundbreaking work for more than 50 years.
Do a keyword search for your topic to find additional articles, books, films, etc.
After doing a keyword search, if there's a Research Starter at the top of the results, it is a great place to get basic information about your topic. Encyclopedia entries will also be available.
To limit your search to only full text journal articles, find "Limit to" (on the left-hand side of the page),and select "Full text" and "Academic Journals/Peer Reviewed" and deselect "Available in Library Collection." Then, under "Source Types", select "Academic Journal" and click "Update."