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Ulrich's Periodicals Directory
How Do I Use Ulrich's?
If you need to know if a journal is scholarly or popular – or if it’s peer-reviewed (also called “refereed”), the library can help! Use Ulrich’s Periodicals Directory to give you a definitive answer. 
 
Step 1:
Click on the “Databases” tab on the library home page ( library.sage.edu ) and click the “Check Ulrich’s” link.

Step 2:
Type the title of the journal in the search box and hit the “search” button. Remember: put the JOURNAL title here, not the title of an article. To make your search more precise, you may select the “advanced search” option for more search choices.

Step 3:
Find your journal title in the search results listing.  If a    symbol is present to the left of the journal title, that means the journal is refereed, i.e. peer-reviewed.  

Step 4:
Clicking on the journal title will bring you to the record page of the journal.  Here you can find more details about the journal, such as whether it’s a scholarly or popular publication, the format, the publisher, etc.

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