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Getting Started in Research / Research Best Practices

Getting Started in Research


Research Advice Dennis Bernstein, University of Michigan. An excellent description of the challenges of doing research, with advice on doing it right.
More Advice Article shared by Dr. McLain on what makes great research and how to pick a topic
More Advice Martin A. Schwarz, University of Virginia. The importance of stupidity in scientific research.
Peer Review Dennis Bernstein, University of Michigan. Eleven questions to ask when reviewing a paper.
Peer Review Alan Meier, University of California at Berkeley. How to review a technical paper.
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