Answered By: Robin Dillow
Last Updated: Oct 28, 2016     Views: 33

Scholarly journals, also referred to as peer-reviewed, contain original research articles by experts in their fields.  Popular magazines on the other hand contain articles of a general nature or about current events.  Popular magazines might also include references to the original research or articles presented in scholarly publications.  You can limit your results to peer-reviewed articles when conducting a search in our databases.  The following video explains the difference between scholarly and popular publications.

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