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1. What is the target audience for journals?
Journals are geared toward scholars, researchers, or professionals.
2. How are the articles different from the magazine articles?
Long, in-depth articles cover case studies, report research, and contain bibliographies.
3. Do they contain a lot of pictures and ads?
Journals contain few photographs or advertisements.
Journals are usually sponsored by an academic or professional organization.
5. How often are they published?
Journals are usually published on a quarterly (winter, spring, summer, fall) or monthly basis.
Other examples of journals are: Journal of American History, Music Quarterly, and Foreign Affairs.