Note: Not all scholarly journals are peer-reviewed
Includes articles about current events; general interest articles.
Contains articles about a certain business or industry. May include information about trends and new products.
Typically easy to read and contains professional jargon.
Includes articles on research results; reviews of research (review articles); as well as book reviews and editorials*.
Challenging to read for the general public.
Aims to be objective and may even include a section on Conflicts of Interest.
To share research results and contribute to an ongoing scholarly conversation within the academic community.
Qualified scholars and researchers (including many of your professors).
Authors will typically have their credentials listed or their contact information is available.