Environment Studies ENVS 210 Research Methods

Finding and using scholarly articles

Is it scholarly?   
1. Written by a professor with an academic or expert institution
2. Research question 
3. Literature review 
4. Methodology
5. Discussion
6. Conclusion
7 Study limitation
8 Long list of references


Use the tools feature to limit by year
GET IT to link to libary articles 

Environmental Studies Databases list

OneSearch from Library Home page

GreenFile Academic Search

Reading and extracting relevant info from research articles

Use the reading critically guide to decide if it fits, and extract relevent information

Additonal Seach Tips:

1. Advanced Google

2. Scholar.google.com   Settings > Library > add CSUSM