A journal is a periodic publication by scholars for scholars. Journals may be online only or they may be available in print and online. A scholarly article is material written for an academic audience, usually by an expert in a field of study.
Imitator of Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri) (Italian, 1591–1666)
Portrait of a Scholar, 1591-1666, Pen and brown ink on white paper
26.1 x 28.4 cm (10 1/4 x 11 3/16 in. )
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1938
Courtesy of Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York