|Popular Articles||Scholarly Articles|
|Published in magazines or newspapers (National Geographic, New York Times)||Published in scholarly journals (Journal of Structural Geology)|
|Authors are journalists/publication staff||Authors are expert researchers affiliated with a research institution (college/university, hospital, institute, etc.)|
|Written for the general public; avoid dense, technical language||Purpose is to communicate research findings to other experts|
|Do not include a formal bibliography, works cited, or references list||Always include a bibliography, works cited, and/or references list|
|Often include bright, eye-catching photos||Often display data in charts and graphs|
|Evaluated for publication by magazine/newspaper editor||Evaluated and recommended for publication by other experts in the field through the peer-review process|
Be aware that not everything published in a scholarly journal is a peer-reviewed article. Scholarly journals also include book reviews, editorials, and other content that has not been peer-reviewed.
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