Links to selected journal titles available through Boatwright Library in geography (use "Journal Titles" for an expanded list of geography titles):
Open access literature is defined as "digital, online, free of charge, and free of most copyright and licensing restrictions." Advocates of open access believe that the results of research - especially funded by taxpayers - should be made freely available to the public. Open access journals are predominantly scholarly journals (the research has gone through the peer-review process).
Open access journals in geography may be found through:
Journal Titles (also accessed from the tab on the library home page) helps you to:
* Most UR subscriptions must be accessed through the Journal Locator links and not by going directly to the journal's website. Most subscriptions are also verified by IP identification - you must access UR e-journals from the campus network or through the proxy server.
Some publishers "embargo" their most recent issues so that you may only be able to electronically access articles published 1-2 years earlier.
Global ecology and biogeography 5.304
Journal of biogeography 4.566
Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers 3.967
Progress in human geography 3.482
Progress in physical geography 3.014
Economic geography 2.968
Journal of economic geography 2.932
Annals of the Association of American Geographers 2.679
Geographical analysis 2.564
Landscape ecology 2.453
Political geography 2.295
Photogrammetric engineering and remote sensing 1.846
Earth surface processes and landforms 1.716
Professional geographer 1.714
Applied geographer 1.70
Geographical journal 1.638
International journal of geographical information science 1.596
Social and cultural geography 1.484
Photogrammetric record 1.417
International journal of urban and regional research 1.299
* Use the Web of Science's Journal Citation Reports to evaluate a journal's research importance by its citation impact factor.