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What is the difference between popular and scholarly publications?

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Scholarly publications are written by scholars in a particular field for other scholars in the field.  The most common example is a journal article.

Popular publications are writtten for a general audience.  The most common examples are magazine and newspaper articles.

For more information on the characteristics of popular and scholarly publications, watch this short video.

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