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Sources for long scientific articles?

Discussion in 'DAT Discussions' started by Bigbirdo, Jan 13, 2014.

  1. Bigbirdo

    Bigbirdo 5+ Year Member

    Jun 23, 2011
    I am trying to read 5 articles per day to train my speed. However, I can't really find an ideal sources for 1500 words articles. The selected articles from Scientific American posted on DAT Bootcamp are mostly around 500--800 words, and some of them require subscription. New York Times has long articles, but you can only read 20 articles per month for free. In addition, they only have around 20 scientific articles on the website, and I don't know how often they update. I also tried Science Daily News. There are articles of more than 1500 words, but it takes time to look for them.
    Do you guys know any other source that has these "long articles?" I am also willing to subscribe, but I would like to explore my options before I pay.
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  3. free99

    free99 Moderator 5+ Year Member

    Oct 24, 2012
    Pubmed and medscape should have some
  4. Ari Rezaei

    Ari Rezaei Senior Member Lifetime Donor Gold Donor Classifieds Approved 5+ Year Member

    Mar 14, 2012
    New York, NY
    Sometimes your school will have a subscription to Scientific American and American Scientist. That's how I got all the longer articles.

    You can also check out this resource I recently found:

    I suggest choosing links that are books, or review books/introductions, and are open access (they have a green icon).
  5. Pillowcases

    Pillowcases Banned Banned 2+ Year Member

    Sep 24, 2013
  6. Illfavor

    Illfavor 5+ Year Member

    Jan 3, 2012
    Hell, google scholar should be enough!

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