Research based studies that rely on observations and experimentation. Look for:
Empirical research articles are sometimes difficult to locate in the library's databases. The following tips and resources will help you get started.
Before beginning your search:
Empirical research articles are available via the following databases. Be sure to select "Peer Reviewed" and to limit your search where appropriate. Additional tips are given for each database to assist you.
As you locate articles, the WVU Libraries encourage you to use a Citation Management Tool. These tools can help you collect, organize, and share references and can help increase productivity. Learn more:
This guide was created by Visiting Librarian Chanelle Pickens (firstname.lastname@example.org).