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How is the designation “Peer Reviewed/Scholarly” determined? Is that designation being applied to non-EBSCO sources?

For Quick Search and other EBSCO databases, EBSCO’s Database Product Management department determines and assigns peer-reviewed status to a publication. When a publication is assigned a peer-reviewed status, it is applied to all content in the entire date range of the publication; therefore any issues published before a the title attained peer-reviewed status is flagged as peer-reviewed. EBSCO Peer-Review Guidelines are available at http://support.epnet.com/knowledge_base/detail.php?id=976 


This page last reviewed by David Gaines on 11/30/2015.



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