is a process by which an article, paper or research proposal is read and reviewed by experts in the same field to make sure it meets the necessary standards before it is published or accepted.
Academic Search Complete
Scholarly and g neral interest journals, books, and reports.[1865 - present]
Citations for articles, papers, and books. Includes literature reviews and peer review limits. [1926 - present]
CABI: CAB Abstracts and Global Health
Covers biomedicine, nutrition and food safety, public health, and toxicology. Sources from 100+ countries.[1910 - present
Evidence-based effects, economic evaluations, systematic reviews and technology assessment for health care. [1946 - present
Primary biomedical resource for systematic reviews, evidence-based medicine. Use Advanced Search for limit to systematic reviews. Includes peer review.[1946 - present]
Can be used with UC-eLinks. to access the full text of many articles; click on "Preferences", search Library Links for "Berkeley", choose "University of California Berkeley - UC-eLinks." Add Bibliography link.
The National Library of Medicine's premier bibliographic database. Includes Systematic Reviews search limit, and peer review. [1946 - present]
PubMed Central (PMC)
Full-text archive of biomedical & life sciences literature at U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine.Covers: dates vary | Full text
Indexes journals, conference proceedings, trade publications, and book series in the sciences.
Web of Science
Multidisciplinary, arts, humanities, sciences and social sciences, search footnotes and citations. [1900 - present]