Category Archives: Journals

Science, Engineering and Technology

World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology http://www.waset.org/ With academic partners located within universities from Tehran to Lamar, Texas, the World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology (WASET) sponsors a journal and numerous conferences. On their homepage, visitors can look … Continue reading

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Journal Search Tip

If you are looking for a specific journal but you only know a word or two in the title of the journal, you can use Foxtrax to find it at the library. Go to the Library Homepage and click on … Continue reading

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SAGE Journals and Social Bookmarking

Twitter links were recently added to the list of social bookmarking links available on the SAGE Journals Online platform.  You can now tweet links to your favorite articles and to let colleagues and classmates know what you are reading and … Continue reading

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Oxford Journals Online Through GFU Libraries

Through GFU libraries you now have access to: Oxford Journals Over 200 academic and research journals covering a broad range of subject areas, two-thirds of which are published in collaboration with learned societies and other international organizations.

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About Scholarly Articles

Scholarly articles are also known as PEER-REVIEWED articles.  A “peer-reviewed” article means that it has been subjected to a PROCESS OF CRITICAL EVALUATION by one or more experts on the subject.  These are the types of articles that you will … Continue reading

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About Scholarly Journals

Not sure if the periodical is popular or scholarly?  Here are the typical characteristics of scholarly periodicals/journals: •    Often have an ABSTRACT before the article •    Always cite their sources with FOOTNOTES or BIBLIOGRAPHIES •    Have a SERIOUS/SOBER look without … Continue reading

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Embargo

Embargo is “the period during which the articles published in a periodical are not available in online full-text from a  journal aggregator, usually the most recent one to three years.  Journal publishers have established such periods to prevent libraries from … Continue reading

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Online college-sport issues journal

Journal of Issues in Collegiate Athletics http://csri-jiia.org/ Created as an initiative by the College Sport Research Institute (CSRI) the Journal of Issues in Collegiate Athletics is “intended to foster an atmosphere that encourages personal and intellectual growth for faculty and … Continue reading

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ERIC documents

ERIC is the Education Resources Information Center which is an online digital library of education research and information.  This database contains over a million bibliographic records of journal articles and other education-related materials.  Essentially, ERIC combines citations from two separate … Continue reading

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Business Source Complete

Business Source Complete is another database that is available through the GFU libraries.  It covers nearly 3,000 full-text journals in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. So far, 1,184 journals have searchable cited … Continue reading

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