For each of the publications named below, indicate whether it is an academic journal, a popularized academic periodical or a professional/trade publication.
1. The Banker
2. National Geographic
1 = professional/trade publication
2 = popularized academic periodical
3 = academic
You are looking for in-depth academic information. What type of literature do you choose?
1. A handbook
2. A newspaper
3. A monograph
The correct answer is 3: a monograph.
What are conference proceedings?
During a conference, papers are presented. These are published later in a single volume as conference proceedings.
Give an example of a formal academic publication.
Examples of formal academic publications:
- journal articles
- contributions to books
- conference contributions