Answered By: Arlie Sims
Last Updated: Jan 10, 2020     Views: 9

Academic journals are distinctive from popular magazines or news magazines. 

To find academic and scholarly journal articles,

  1. Use the main library search box in the middle of the page at
  2. Enter your search terms. 
  3. When viewing your search results page there will be a list of options on the left to "Refine Results".   
  4. Scroll down to the option to "Filter by Format" and check the box for "Academic Journals".
  5. Allow the page to reset, and the results listed should all or nearly all be articles from academic journals. 

For more information, view our instructional video on searching for scholarly articles: