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Links to resources for conducting Biology research at Okanagan College, and tips on how to use them. This guide also links to course-specific research strategy guides for some OC Biology courses.

Activity: Identifying Research & Review Papers

Workshop Activity: Identifying Primary Research Articles

Determine which of the articles attached  below in PDF are primary research articles and why; if the article is not a primary research article, what type of article is it?

For advice on identifying and reading scientific articles as to whether they are primary research, secondary - review or other,

refer to the Biology LibGuide tabs Scientific Articles: Primary & Secondary sub-tab Types of Journal Literature plus tab Reading Research Articles


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