How to Read a Scholarly Article from the Howard Tilton Memorial Library at Tulane University
Strategic Reading for Research from the Howard Tilton Memorial Library at Tulane University
Bridging the Gap between Faculty Expectation and the Student Experience: Teaching Students toAnnotate and Synthesize Sources
Academic writing has features that vary only slightly across the different disciplines. Knowing these elements and the purpose of each serves help you to read and understand academic texts efficiently and effectively, and then apply what you read to your paper or project.
Social Science (and Science) original research articles generally follow IMRD: Introduction- Methods-Results-Discussion
Method & Results
You might also see IBC: Introduction - Body - Conclusion