A peer reviewed journal contains articles that have been reviewed by a panel of experts prior to publication.
When you search various Databases you may have an option to restrict your search to scholarly / peer-reviewed / academic articles.
Check Ulrichsweb to see whether a journal is peer reviewed. Search for the name of the journal and the academic gown symbol.
This Library video shows you exactly what to look for.
Change your settings so that Find it @ SCU links automatically appear within Google Scholar in your search results:
If you use EndNote, under Bibliography Manager, select EndNote.
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