Journal Archives contains journals from Brill, Institution of Civil Engineers, Institute of Physics, ProQuest, Oxford University Press, Cambridge University Press, the Royal Society of Chemistry, Taylor and Francis and Spare Rib.
Journal Archives benefits
Easy web access to four million articles via a simple user interface and article viewer
Search by author, article title, journal title, ISSN or across the full text
Specify dates, volumes, issues or start page to narrow down the results
View online or download articles as PDFs
For researchers, students and teaching staff
Enables search of eight publishers' archives in one place
Provides online access to journal articles 24/7
Searching across the full text for all eight archives reveals sources that researchers, students and teaching staff might not otherwise know about
Allows instant download of articles as PDFs, enabling users to read offline
Community-led development ensures the service is developed in line with the needs of the users
The holdings details (known as KBART files, which include the coverage of the service, the start and end dates of each journal title level URL) are made available to librarians
Supports the linking standard open URL version 0.1
The complete run of the feminist magazine Spare Rib is freely available without subscription and the rest of Journal Archives can be freely searched. Access to view and download articles is available to UK FE colleges, HE institutions and research councils via subscription.
Eligible institutions can request a free 30-day trial.
Further information on how to subscribe can be found on the Jisc Collections website: