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English 101: Popular Magazines vs Scholarly Journals

This guide will help you locate background information, current articles, and in-depth books to help you in researching a topic.

Popular Magazines vs Scholarly Journals

The following 3-minute video produced by Vanderbilt University's Peabody Library provides a good overview of the differences beween popular and scholarly periodicals.

Scholarly vs. Popular Handouts

What is a Peer Reviewed Article

What is a Peer Reviewed Article? (From the Lloyd Sealy Library at John Jay College of Criminal Justice.)

What Does Peer Review Mean? (From the San Diego State Library.)

Peer Review in 3 Minutes. A brief video on how articles get peer reviewed and the role peer review plays in scholarly research and publication. (Produced by the North Carolina State University Library.)


How to Read a Scholarly Article