JournalTOCs is a collection of the tables of contents of 33,000 academic journals.
You can search for journals, “follow” them and read their tables of contents online. You can also choose to receive emails when new issues come out, or set up an RSS feed.
If UEA has access to a journal, you can read an article by clicking on the link in the table of contents.
A similar service is
Sport in History is the quarterly academic journal of the British Society of Sports History.
Some examples of articles:
Her own hero: the origin of the women’s self-defense movement
Game of privilege: an African American history of Golf
The turbulent world of Middle East soccer
It’s Rough Game but Good Sport: The Life, Times and Personalities of the Shanghai Rugby Football Club
The East Asian Olympiads 1934–2008, Building Bodies and Nations in Japan, Korea, and China
You can read it online through UEA Library.
Time is out of joint: the transmedial hauntology of David Bowie
If you have no idea what that means, well, it’s the title of an article in the academic journal
Celebrity Studies. The current issue is dedicated to the study of Bowie.
Other recent issues have articles on (for example) The Great British Bake-Off, Super Voice Girl, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, X-Men, Doctor Who, Haruki Murakami, Amy Winehouse, Beckham, Beyoncé and Trump.
With access through UEA Library, you can read all of these online.
UEA Library has trial access to some online resources. They are expensive, so the library needs to know which are worth keeping. They are:
Archives of Sexuality & Gender
British Periodicals Collections
Drama Texts Collection
Film Scripts Online
Informit Indigenous Archive
International Herald Tribune
LGBT Magazine Archive
Nichols Newspapers Collection
Picture Post Historical
Punch Historical Archive, 1841-1992
Revolution and Protest Online
The Telegraph Historical Archive, 1855-2000
Underground and Independent Comics, Comix, and Graphic Novels
US Declassified Documents Online
Women’s Studies Archive
There is more information on
tag (UEA Library blog). You can access all the resources via Find Databases.
Norwich Economic Papers is a journal written and edited by UEA School of Economics students, some of them graduates of INTO. In fact, one of our student wardens is the current editor.
There are 18 volumes so far, dating from 2010 to 2018. The latest volume includes articles on:
wage discrimination on Irish immigrants
the environmental impact of plastic waste
why people smoke
the fiscal viability of Universal Basic Income.
You can read
all of the volumes online.
Journal of International Students is published 4 times a year and can be read by everyone for free online.
The most recent issue (October 2018) includes these articles:
Stress-driven spending: correlates of international students’ adjustment strains and compulsive online buying
“They make no contribution!” versus “We should make friends with them!”—American domestic students’ perception of Chinese international students’ reticence and face
Influential factors in the college decision-making process for Chinese students studying in the U.S.
Hindsight is 20/20 vision: what international students wished they had known before coming to live and learn in Ireland.
A number of academic journals on English-language teaching are available through
BrowZine, under Social Science and Behavioral Science » Linguistics » Language Learning and Acquisition. For example:
There are also related journals, such as
Language Testing and Journal of Second Language Writing.
Happy Christmas reading!
Bloomberg Businessweek is – astonishingly – a weekly magazine about business. You can read 10 articles online without paying, while UEA Library provides full access.
The main page for UEA access is
here. You can search the magazine and browse issues. There may be a delay of a few days before the latest issue is available.
The current issue, for example, has several articles on Bitcoin:
A Year After the Crypto Bubble Burst, Will Bitcoin Ever Recover?
Bitcoin ATMs May Be Used to Launder Money
Mike Novogratz Explains Why He’s Still All-In on Crypto
China’s Plan to Sideline Bitcoin
A list of the
top 100 publications in various languages is produced by Google Scholar. The journals are ranked by their h-index and h-median metrics. You can read an explanation here.
The current top 10 English-language publications are:
The New England Journal of Medicine
Chemical Society reviews
Journal of the American Chemical Society
You can also see the top journals in particular fields – for example,
Business, Economics & Management.
If you find a journal article through
UEA Library Search, you can now (sometimes) go to that issue of the journal in BrowZine:
Similarly if you find a journal title, you can read it in BrowZine:
tag – the UEA library blog
BrowZine is a collection of academic journals, arranged in subject categories.
Business and economics > Business > E-commerce
BrowZine makes it easy to browse journals and articles, when you’re not looking for anything in particular. UEA has access to the full-text of the journals, though sometimes recent articles cannot be viewed.