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Geography Research Guide

Welcome to your Geography overview. Information provided in this guide is intended to help you with your class assignments as well as learn some general information about Geography!.

Recommended Journals in Geography

Recommended Journals Available Only or Mostly in Print

 

Geoforum:

Brooks Library holds Geoforum in print for 1973 to 1993. It is on the second floor in periodicals at call number G1 G28. 

How to find those print articles? Geoforum is indexed in these databases to which CWU subscribes: Geobase, Social Services Abstracts, and Sociological Abstracts.

Geoforum also offers a limited amount of open access content for more recent dates, or you can use Interlibrary Loan to request articles to which we don't have access here at CWU.

 Environment and Planning D: Society and Space

Brooks Library does not have this journal, but you may request articles using Interlibrary Loan

Scopus, Social Science Citation Index, Greenfile, Academic Search Premier, International Bibliography of Social Sciences, Periodicals Index Online , Avery, Geobase, MLA - Modern Language Association Database, DIALNET - See more at: http://miar.ub.edu/issn/0263-7758#sthash.ZHpnynby.dpuf
Scopus, Social Science Citation Index, Greenfile, Academic Search Premier, International Bibliography of Social Sciences, Periodicals Index Online , Avery, Geobase, MLA - Modern Language Association Database, DIALNET - See more at: http://miar.ub.edu/issn/0263-7758#sthash.ZHpnynby.dpuf

How to find those print articles? Environment and Planning D is indexed in these databases to which CWU subscribes: Greenfile, Academic Search Complete, and GEOBASE.

Scopus, Social Science Citation Index, Greenfile, Academic Search Premier, International Bibliography of Social Sciences, Periodicals Index Online , Avery, Geobase, MLA - Modern Language Association Database, DIALNET - See more at: http://miar.ub.edu/issn/0263-7758#sthash.ZHpnynby.dpuf
Scopus, Social Science Citation Index, Greenfile, Academic Search Premier, International Bibliography of Social Sciences, Periodicals Index Online , Avery, Geobase, MLA - Modern Language Association Database, DIALNET - See more at: http://miar.ub.edu/issn/0263-7758#sthash.ZHpnynby.dpuf

 

Scopus, Social Science Citation Index, International Bibliography of Social Sciences, Geobase, International Political Science Abstracts, PAIS International, Political Science Complete, Social services abstracts, Sociological abstracts, Worldwide Political Science Abstracts - See more at: http://miar.ub.edu/issn/0016-7185#sthash.ke83jRnr.
Scopus, Social Science Citation Index, International Bibliography of Social Sciences, Geobase, International Political Science Abstracts, PAIS International, Political Science Complete, Social services abstracts, Sociological abstracts, Worldwide Political Science Abstracts - See more at: http://miar.ub.edu/issn/0016-7185#sthash.ke83jRnr.dpu
Scopus, Social Science Citation Index, International Bibliography of Social Sciences, Geobase, International Political Science Abstracts, PAIS International, Political Science Complete, Social services abstracts, Sociological abstracts, Worldwide Political Science Abstracts - See more at: http://miar.ub.edu/issn/0016-7185#sthash.ke83jRnr.dpuf
Scopus, Social Science Citation Index, International Bibliography of Social Sciences, Geobase, International Political Science Abstracts, PAIS International, Political Science Complete, Social services abstracts, Sociological abstracts, Worldwide Political Science Abstracts - See more at: http://miar.ub.edu/issn/0016-7185#sthash.ke83jRnr.dpu

Recommended Journals

Environment and Planning A - Interdisciplinary journal focused on the interface of human geography, environmental studies, and urban and regional research

Global Environmental Change

Open Access Journals

The Geoscience Information Society provides a list of reputable open access journals in the geosciences and related fields. A few publishers who are prominent on the list are:

The American Geophysical Union  also offers several journals that are fully open access or have open access options. The search is provided by Wiley.