Following or subscribing to journals in your academic specialty is a vital aspect of scholarly communication. In many disciplines, the journal remains the primary vehicle for exchanging the latest research.

All of our journals, in print or electronic form, can be found through BU Libraries Search.  Just enter search terms, get some results, and then set Material Type filter in the right column to “Journals”.

Alternatively, you can try an advanced search for Journal, eJournal and Newspaper records only. We currently have subscriptions to more than 45,000!

Major Titles

Some of our most frequently accessed journals are


If you need to find a specific article, read on to see how to get the full text.

If we don’t subscribe to the journal you’re looking for, please feel free to suggest a purchase.

If you can’t find your journal or a specific article, please ask a librarian.