Some databases have options for choosing peer-reviewed or scholarly publications in their limits menu:
1- Choose a database
2- Check off the "peer-reviewed" or "scholarly" option to limit the search.
3- In some databases, you may need to go to an "advanced" or "expert" search screen, to limit to "peer-reviewed" articles.
Some databases have peer-reviewed articles and journals but do not have a peer-reviewed search option.
How can you check if an article is peer-reviewed?
1- Look on the "Characteristics" tab of this research guide for further help in identifying features and traits of a peer-reviewed article.
To determine if the article you choose from a database is peer-reviewed look in the "Characteristics" tab to guide you.