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Why do I need to know the difference?
- Your professors often require you to use a certain number of journal articles or books.
- Different publication process
- Different information in each
- Different respect given to each (depending on academic field)
In the Olden Days: Differences were Obvious in Print
It was easy to see the differences.
Currently: eBooks and Journals Look Similar
Not so easy now.
This is a book
This is a journal