Scholarly or Popular?
Click on Popular Magazine or Scholarly Journal to see if you know what each of the following characteristics typically applies to.
|1. Articles are written by authors with academic credentials.|
|2. Articles are written by journalists.|
|3. Articles are written for the general public.|
|4. Articles are written for scholars.|
|5. Articles are in-depth and often have a bibliography.|
|6. Publications have a lot of color photographs.|
|7. Publications have few, if any, advertisements.|
|8. Publications are typically published weekly.|
|9. Articles may be approved by a panel of peer scholars.|
|10. Good source for finding primary research.|
Did you get all 10 correct? Give yourself an A+.
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