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BIO409H5: Laboratory in Animal Physiology


Some background information about scholarly articles

Scholarly articles are available

  • for fee (e.g. subscriptions paid by the UT Library or user pay for use) 
  • for free (Open Access.  Author may be paying an article processing charge (APC).)

Versions of scholarly articles

Review articles

A review article is an article that summarizes the current state of understanding on a topic. A review article surveys and summarizes previously published studies, rather than reporting new facts or analysis. Review articles are sometimes also called survey articles or, in news publishing, overview articles. (Wikipedia)
Review articles can be found by searching either Web of Science (refine by Review) or Scopus (limit to Review)

Article databases

And, for international Open Access content try BASE (Bielefeld Academic Search Engine).  BASE is operated by Bielefeld University Library and currently indexed over 99,205,488 open access documents from "academic" sources.