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Information About Journals

Important: If you are searching for journal articles by topic, go to Databases.  If you need to know how to find full text when you have a citation or when the full text didn't come up in a database like Psycinfo, go to Citation Linker.

Information about Journals:

JCR: Journal Citation Reportscontains information about impact factor and other measures of a journal's influence. Only includes journals that ISI has ranked.  Excludes some subjects.  Use sources below for other subjects.

Suggestion:

 

Click Journal Citation Reports (in the top bar)

Click JCR Social Sciences Edition

Click Submit

Choose a subject category to view a list of journals on that topic.


Magazines for Libraries includes information about journals and indexing; latest edition in Bird Library Reference; Call Number: REF Z6941 .K2

Ulrich's Periodicals Directory includes information for specific journal titles about:

  • whether a publication is refereed
  • circulation rates for print issues (but not online)
  • publication frequency
  • reader demographics of some journals
  • description and reviews of some journals

 
The following titles include information about journals and publishers, including acceptance rates. Sometimes it is best to visit the journal's website or contact the publisher to find out the current information.