Definition of an empirical study: An empirical research article reports the results of a study that uses data derived from actual observation or experimentation. Empirical research articles are examples of primary research.
Parts of a standard empirical research article: (articles will not necessary use the exact terms listed below.)
Characteristics of an Empirical Article:
Type of publications that publish empirical studies:
Finding / identifying empirical studies:
Borrowed from:: California State University Fullerton, Pollak Library, Sociology Research Guide: https://libraryguides.fullerton.edu/c.php?g=189661&p=1257021