WEBVTT 1 00:00:02.120 --> 00:00:08.608 Welcome to the short video about peer reviewed Journal articles my name is Nancyruth Leibold 2 00:00:11.880 --> 00:00:12.960 In this video 3 00:00:14.160 --> 00:00:15.520 The focus is on. 4 00:00:16.120 --> 00:00:18.920 The meaning of peer-reviewed sources. 5 00:00:20.640 --> 00:00:22.480 For your evidence based assignments 6 00:00:23.000 --> 00:00:27.240 Be sure to use peer-reviewed research Journal articles 7 00:00:28.960 --> 00:00:31.520 So what does a peer-reviewed article mean? 8 00:00:33.160 --> 00:00:38.623 Peer-reviewed articles are reviewed by experts on the topic before they are published. 9 00:00:38.720 --> 00:00:46.115 They are revised and edited extensively as needed and so between editing and reviewing. 10 00:00:46.840 --> 00:00:48.640 This can take a long time. 11 00:00:50.560 --> 00:00:57.167 Peer-reviewed article list the author's title and credentials and there is a reference page. 12 00:00:59.640 --> 00:01:07.248 They are also known as juried refereed or scholarly articles. These mean the same thing and they are thought ... 13 00:01:07.248 --> 00:01:12.155 to be a higher-quality although each reader should be their own Judge. 14 00:01:14.880 --> 00:01:21.770 How to know if a journal article is peer reviewed, go to the journal website. Most websites will have an ... 15 00:01:21.770 --> 00:01:28.125 "about" menu and so you want to click on the "about" menu and it will take tyou to a description ... 16 00:01:28.125 --> 00:01:34.815 of the journal. A peer-reviewed journal will include a comment to that fact. Also another way to do ... 17 00:01:34.815 --> 00:01:41.371 this is when you do searches in the library database Look for some limiting boxes over to the left. 18 00:01:42.480 --> 00:01:47.160 Click on to show. View scholarly articles only. 19 00:01:47.840 --> 00:01:53.232 That's all and then when you click to do your search that's all you'll get to see so that's the ... 20 00:01:53.232 --> 00:01:55.125 easiest and fastest way to do it. 21 00:01:56.320 --> 00:02:00.840 Okay so here's an example I clicked on the about. 22 00:02:01.600 --> 00:02:06.876 This is of the Journal of Nursing Scholarship, a Sigma journal. 23 00:02:06.920 --> 00:02:15.251 After going to the website of the journal and clicking on about, most journal include a statement of their purpose ... 24 00:02:15.251 --> 00:02:21.518 or aim. That is what you're going to look for on the journal website so now here is a ... 25 00:02:21.518 --> 00:02:30.219 close up of what the aims and scope say it says this widely read and respected Journal features. View thought-provoking ... 26 00:02:30.219 --> 00:02:36.438 article so right away it tells you very clearly this is a peer-reviewed journal. 27 00:02:39.400 --> 00:02:45.948 Editorials-- remember that they are not. Viewed even when published in peer-reviewed journals. 28 00:02:47.880 --> 00:02:52.946 Thanks for watching this video about peer review journal article I'll see you in the classroom.