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PSYC 502 - Research Methods in Psychology -- (UNH Manchester): Evaluating Articles

What is a Peer Reviewed Journal?

Types of Articles

When searching for articles, know what type of periodical it is.  This is because each type has its own purpose, intent, audience, etc. 


  • Magazines
  • Newspapers
  • Research Journals

Research Questions

How to Read a Scholarly Article

SIFT Method

SIFT: exploring web sources graphic

Evaluation Tools