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Electronic Journals for Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies

Full text electronic journals are available to all students and staff of Cardiff University.

Many electronic journals can be accessed from home or other off-campus locations using your Cardiff University network username and password.

To access the full text of electronic journals over the internet:

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Journal TitleAvailable Off-Campus?
Journals - A   
Adbusters Yes
Advertising Age CU Login
American Journalism Review CU Login
Journals - B   
Bright Lights Film Journal Yes
British Journalism Review CU Login
Journals - C   
Camera Obscura CU Login
Childhood CU Login
China Quarterly CU Login
China Quarterly (archive 1960-1999) CU Login
Citizenship Studies CU Login
Columbia Journalism Review CU Login
Communication Research CU Login
Continuum: Journal of Media & Cultural Studies CU Login
Critical Inquiry CU Login
Cultural Studies CU Login
Journals E   
The Economist CU Login
Educational Media International CU Login
Emergences: Journal for the Study of Media & Composite Cultures CU Login
European Journal of Communication CU Login
European Journal of Cultural Studies CU Login
Journals - F   
Feminist Media Studies CU Login
Feminist Review CU Login
Feminist Theory CU Login
Film Journal International  Yes
Framework  Yes
Journals - G   
Gazette CU Login
Journals - H   
Health, Risk and Society CU Login
Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television CU Login
Howard Journal Of Communications CU Login
Human Communication Research CU Login
Journals - I   
Images: a journal of film and popular culture  Yes
Information, Communication and Society CU Login
Intensities: the journal of cult media  Yes
International Journal of Cultural Studies CU Login
International Journal of Public Opinion Research CU Login
International Review for the Sociology of Sport CU Login
Journals - J   
Journal of Communication CU Login
Journal of Computer Mediated Communication Yes
Journal of Gender Studies CU Login
Journal of Mass Media Ethics CU Login
Journal of Public Relations Research CU Login
Journal of Risk Research CU Login
Journal of Sport and Social Issues CU Login
Journalism: theory, practice, criticism CU Login
Journalism Studies CU Login
Journals - L   
Leisure Studies CU Login
Journals - M   
Marketing CU Login
Mass Communication & Society CU Login
Media, Culture and Society CU Login
Media History CU Login
Media Psychology CU Login
Media Week Yes
Journals - N   
New Media and Society No
New Statesman CU Login
Newsweek CU Login
Journals - O   
The Online Journalism Review  Yes
Journals - P   
Popular Music CU Login
Journals - S   
Science Communication CU Login
Scope: an online journal of film studies  Yes
Sight and Sound  Yes
Social Semiotics CU Login
Sociological Research Online CU Login
Sport, Education and Society CU Login
Journals - T   
Television and New Media CU Login
Theory, Culture and Society CU Login
Time CU Login
Journals - V   
Variety CU Login
Visual Communication  CU Login
Journals - W   
Women: a Cultural Review CU Login

Publishers and collections

Web sites of publishers and services providing information about journals, tables of contents, abstracts and supporting information. Several of these services require a CU Login authentication for access.
Part of the World Wide Web Virtual Library, lists electronic journals by subject.

Ingenta is a database of current article information taken from 26,000 multidisciplinary journals. Some functions are only available to subscribers, but it is free to search the database by keyword, or to search for the contents pages of an individual journal.

NESLI - National Electronic Site Licensing Initiative
The national electronic journal service for the UK higher education and research community. Cardiff University staff and students can search or browse the journal titles to which the University has an electronic subscription. Athens / CU Login authentication is required to access this service.

Oxford University Press

Sage Publications

Taylor and Francis includes Carfax Publishing and Routlege

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Impact Factors

Journal Citation Reports on the Web provides easy access to data that helps you evaluate and compare scholarly journals. This includes Impact Factors and most frequently used titles. A Cardiff University computer username and password is required to access this service off campus.

To access the Reports, login to Web of Knowledge and click on the ISI Journal Citation Reports option from the home page.