How can I tell if an article (or a journal) is peer reviewed?
Scholarly vs. Popular Articles
Scholarly journal articles are an important source for research at the University level. They are written by scholars or researchers with expertise in the field and are designed to share the results of original research or thought with the academic community.
Here are some key differences between scholarly and popular publications (e.g. magazines or newspapers):
|Scholarly Journals||Popular Publications
(e.g., magazines, newspapers, etc.)