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MNG 101: Non-Scholarly, Trade and Scholarly Journals

Scholarly, Trade & Popular Publications

Identifying Scholarly or Trade Journals

Trying to determine whether a journal is scholarly, peer-reviewed or  trade can be intimidating, but there are a few things you can learn to look for.  Here is the chart we used in class to help you identify and understand the differences.  Generally you will need to use scholarly or academic journals in your research.