Chem 131

Research Support Guide

How to Read Original Research in the Sciences

How to Read Scientific Research 

Source: "How to Read and Comprehend Scientific Research Articles " by U. of Minnesota Libraries is licensed under a Standard YouTube License.

How to Read a Scientific Paper

Reading a Scientific Paper

how to read a scholarly journal article


Use the link below to access a brief tutorial on Reading a Scientific Paper (from the Purdue University Library). 

The tutorial provides an overview of reading scientific literature - why we do it and how to do it effectively.

Help with Terminology

Not sure what a scientific term means? 

Use the free online dictionary Access Science for a quick definition.