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PSY 2012 - Mellan (Plant City): Professional Journals

Information needed to complete the journal article analysis paper in Dr. Mellan's class.


JAR Assignment

Please review the files and videos in this online library guide that is specific to Dr. Mellan's Psychology classes.  If you  have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me, your librarian for this class. 

This page describes the type of article that is needed for this assignment. 

Anatomy of a Scholarly Article

North Carolina State University Libraries and Tulane University Libraries developed a wonderful breakdown of what consists of a scholarly article based on a research design.  Open the links below for more information.

Scholarly versus Popular

The Journal Article Research analysis assignment requires the use of a professional journal in the field of Psychology.  HCC Libraries have access to many professional, peer-reviewed, scholarly journals in psychology.  

Difference between a professional journal and a magazine

Review the PDF file below, Scholarly vs. Popular Articles.