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Faculty and the Library: Demystifying Research Articles

How to integrate library resources into your course

Learning Objectives

In this tutorial you will learn how to:

1. Identify the sections of a research article

2. Explain the purpose and contents of each section

3. Distinguish between different types of articles

About this Tutorial

Demystifying Research Articles is designed to help your students get started in their research. This tutorial includes:

  • Interactive learning objects
  • A quiz at the end
  • Additional resources

Ideas for using this tutorial:

  • Link to the tutorial in your syllabus 
  • Link to the tutorial in Blackboard
  • Assign students to view tutorial, take quiz
  • Print quiz results or copy and paste to email or document to upload to Blackboard

Want more tutorials like this one? Look for the ACC's Research Success Tutorials suite on the Library homepage.

Demystifying Research Articles is included in ACC's Research Success Tutorials suite, recognized by the ALA’s Association of College & Research Libraries’ Peer-Reviewed Instructional Materials Online (PRIMO) Committee in 2014.

PRIMO recognition

Demystifying Research Articles


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