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Scholarly Research Articles: Methods

Journal articles about original research studies have a standardized format. Learn about the parts and what information they contain.

Methods Section

Methods = Meat of the Article

This section is sometimes called Materials and Methods or Methodology as well.  There are 3 sample Methods pages.  Hit the little arrow by the image to scroll to more samples.

Methods Samples

This section describes how the study was actually carried out.

Methods Sample 1

Sample Methods Page

Methods Sample 2

Sample Methods Page

Methods Sample 3


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