As you proceed through your program, you may be required to cite scholarly articles in your research papers. Or you may have to critique a scholarly article. What is a scholarly journal and how is it different from a magazine or newspaper? All three are called periodicals because they are published at periodic intervals throughout the year.
Watch the videos below to learn how to differentiate between a popular magazine and a scholarly journal.
This great video on how to identify scholarly articles come from the Cornell University Library.
This short video from Vanderbilt University illustrates how to recognize a scholarly article and how to find them in the library.