Learn some reading strategies for reading and understanding a scholarly article. from YouTube A transcript is available on YouTube.
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Research or scholarly articles have a formal structure that allows you to focus your attention to specific sections to get a good sense of the purpose and results of the study without being buried in too much technical detail. Follow the tips below to read the research articles that you find to see if they are relevant to your topic.
Tip 1: Do not read the article from start to finish as you would a popular article.
Tip 2: Do focus your attention on the following sections in order:
Discussion / Results