Open access basically means that it's an non profitable journal that does not require any registration fee from the readers. Any article or research paper related to next generation is published in this journal and that is not published in books. It is mainly published online and it is accessible to anyone or everybody who wants to read those articles.
Scholarly journal is a peer-reviewed journal in which scholarship relating to a particular academic discipline is published. Scholarly journals serve as forums for the introduction and presentation for scrutiny of new research, and the critique of existing research. Content typically takes the form of articles presenting original research, review articles, and book reviews. The term Scholarly journal applies to scholarly publications in all fields. This article discusses the aspects common to all academic field journals.
Last date updated on July, 2014