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Scholarly & Trade Journals: Scholarly & Trade Journals

Scholarly & Trade Journals: What are they?

Start with What Type of Articles

Your assignment is to find a journal article.

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First, determine what types of articles and sources are required for your research.

Has your professor specified:

What is the difference between scholarly & trade journals?

Your assignment is to find scholarly journals.  This PowerPoint presenation will help answer your questions about whether an article is scholarly or from a trade publication.

Test Your Knowledge! Take a Quiz!

Think you've got the hang of scholarly vs. trade vs. popular journals? Take this quiz from the Ithaca College Library and find out!

Periodical Types

The University of Maine has created a handy table describing the various types of journals and articles:

Periodical Types table