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Journals are an important source of current information for academic research. Journals focus on a specific discipline or subject area, and each article, written by an expert in the field, will report or discuss new research.
Frequency of publication enables you to keep up-to-date with issues in your subject area.
Your library has a collection of print journals for this subject - check with the library staff if you're not sure where they are.
You also have access to online journals and journal articles - use the library search to find what you need.
If you'd like one to one support on how to use the library search or how to get the most out of journals, you can . book an appointment with a member of the library team
History and Archeology Journals
The Economic History Review
The Economic History Review publishes articles based on original research on all aspects of economic and social history.
A distinguished quarterly journal discussing interests in all fields of History. The link will take you to a listing of all years available, 1990 to the present, with a link to enable you to search within the journal. There is a 12 month delay in online article availability.
Twenty years' issues of the leading history magazine available as a hard copy and online.
Available at St Johns and Shena Simon campus Libraries.
Concerned with the history of the seven historic Northern counties of England: Cheshire, Cumberland, Durham, Lancashire, Northumberland, Westmorland and Yorkshire.
Publishes essays, reviews and lists of recently published books on all aspects of Renaissance studies for members of the Renaissance Society.
Presents articles written to meet the needs of the general reader interested in archaeology.
Social and Community Work Journals
Child welfare services journal covering baby and child care; child abuse and neglect; family and marriage; mental health; social issues.
Education & Treatment of Children
This journal focuses on information concerning the development of services for children and youth. You will find experimental research, research reviews and case studies.
Journal of Children’s Services
The Journal of Children's Services promotes the well-being of vulnerable children. All articles are peer reviewed. It seeks to improve the way that child development and applied social research can contribute to the evidence base and increasing integration of children’s services including health, education, social care, police, youth justice.
Journal of Family Violence
Clinical and research reports for professionals in the fields of social work and psychology.
Journal of Integrated Care
The Journal of Integrated actively promotes user and carer engagement.
Critical social policy
Peer reviewed journal that provides an international forum for advocacy, analysis and debate on social policy issues, it aims to develop an understanding of welfare from socialist, feminist, anti-racist and radical perspectives.
Print copies available at Openshaw HE Library.
New Internationalist reports on issues of world poverty and inequality.
Print copies available in Shena Simon Library.
This journal is aimed at AS and A2 students in particular but will be useful for GCSE and undergraduates too.
Print copies available at Northenden, Nicholls, Shena Simon and St Johns campus libraries.
The Soc Journal
This Canadian based journal is a new media journal intended to offer sociologists, students, and the general public a window into the world of sociology.
Available online by clicking the cover.
British Journal of Sociology
Publishes articles, review articles and extensive numbers of book reviews in all areas of sociology.
Covers a detailed and scholarly account of studies made in different cultures on a comparative basis.
International Journal of Sociology
Presents comparative research on macro-sociological issues in non-English-speaking societies from around the world.
Environmental Studies Journals
International Journal of Environmental Studies
For more than 45 years, the International Journal of Environmental Studies has been pre-eminent in its field. The environment is understood to comprise the natural and the man-made, and their interactions; including such matters as pollution, health effects, analytical methods, political approaches, social impacts etc.
Polish Journal of Environmental Studies
Publishes original papers & critical reviews concerning the vast field of environmental studies.
Journal of Transdisciplinary Environmental Studies
Focuses on important environmental issues and the integration of natural and social science into the field of environmental management and planning.
Ethiopian Journal of Environmental Studies & Management
Provides articles in the areas of Geography, Ecology, Botany, Conservation studies, Water Resources, Urban Studies, Environmental Design and Management and other allied disciplines.
Environmental Economics & Policy Studies
Provides an international forum for debates among diverse disciplines such as environmental economics, environmental policy studies & related fields.
E: The Environmental Magazine
An environmental magazine which provides information, news and commentary on environmental issues. Covers everything environmental, from rainforests to recycling and from the global village to our own backyards.