Scholarly journals differ from the other journals and magazines as they publish articles that have been peer reviewed. These journals accept manuscripts from scholars (i.e. academicians, researchers, scientists), who have relevant scientific knowledge and technical expertise in their field. These authors are intellectuals who possess vast knowledge and have made significant contributions for the development of science and technology.
The articles published in scholarly journals follow strict publication guidelines and maintain rigid standards for accepting the manuscripts for publication. The scholarly journals follow internationally accepted guidelines for scientific and medical research (ICMJE, EASE etc.) for publication of articles but the guidelines may vary from journal to journal.
Scholarly articles should meet the following criteria: