Michigan Journals provides an affordable, efficient, integrated, born-digital publishing solution for important journals in niche areas. We are particularly interested in partnerships with journals that share our interest in and commitment to broad distribution and accessibility, common-sense approaches to copyright, and evolving models for scholarly communication. Through adherence to external standards, we help our partners demonstrate editorial excellence and meaningful impact.
Please see a complete list of our active journal titles below. We invite you to visit each journal’s website for more information, including contact details and submissions guidelines.
Absinthe: World Literature in Translation: A literary magazine that emphasizes publishing works previously untranslated to English.
Ars Orientalis: A journal of the latest research in art of the Middle East and Asia.
Belin Lecture Series: The published lectures of the David W. Belin Lecture in American Jewish Affairs.
Café Shapiro Anthology: An annual event where undergraduate student writers, nominated by their instructors to participate, read from their creative works.
Circus: Arts, Life and Sciences: Disseminates cutting-edge research and promotes diverse practices in the circus arts across disciplinary boundaries.
The Connector: Puts a spotlight the University of Michigan Library.
Conversations Across the Field of Dance: Dedicated to current themes and debates in the field of dance studies.
Currents, Journal of Diversity Scholarship for Social Change: Offers cutting-edge diversity scholarship and research to inform researchers, practitioners, leaders, policymakers, and the broader public conversation.
Deaf Studies Digital Journal: The world’s first peer-reviewed journal dedicated to advancing the cultural, creative, and critical output of published work in and about sign languages and Deaf culture.
Dialectic: Analytical study and criticism that will enlighten and inform a diverse audience of design educators.
Ergo: An open access philosophy journal accepting submissions on all philosophical topics and from all philosophical traditions.
Film Criticism: Aims is to bring together scholarship in the field of cinema and media studies.
Frankel Institute Annual: The journal of The Jean & Samuel Frankel Center for Judaic Studies.
Global Storytelling: Journal of Digital and Moving Images: An interdisciplinary forum for intellectual debates concerning the politics, economics, culture, media, and technology of the moving image.
Great Lakes Botanist: The quarterly journal of the Michigan Botanical Society.
Human Figurations: Long-term Perspectives on the Human Condition: An interdisciplinary open-access, peer-reviewed journal supported and sponsored by the Norbert Elias Foundation.
International Computer Music Conference Proceedings: Interweaves peer-reviewed paper presentations with concerts of new computer music.
Journal of Cinema and Media Studies: The peer-reviewed, scholarly publication of the Society for Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS).
Journal of Electronic Publishing: Research and discussion about contemporary publishing practices.
Journal of Muslim Mental Health: Exploring social, cultural, medical, theological, historical, and psychological factors affecting the mental health of Muslims in the United States and globally.
Journal of Practical Ethics: Bringing the best work in philosophy to bear on pressing issues of public, political or interdisciplinary interest.
Journal of the Abraham Lincoln Association: The only academic journal devoted exclusively to Lincoln scholarship.
Media Industries: Critical studies of media industries, institutions, and policies worldwide.
Michigan Family Review: Articles and critical literature reviews about contemporary problems confronting families and those who provide service to them.
Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning: Research, theory, pedagogy, and other matters related to academic service-learning, campus-community partnerships, civic engagement, and engaged/public scholarship in higher education.
Michigan Journal of Medicine: A student-led journal designed to publish and promote scientific and clinical research generated by the members of the University of Michigan.
Michigan Quarterly Review: Short fiction, essays, poetry, and translation.
Music and Politics: Exploring the interaction of music and politics.
NASIG Conference Proceedings: Promoting communication, information, and continuing education about serials, electronic resources, and the broader issues of scholarly communication.
Performance Arts Resources: Resource materials in the fields of theatre, popular entertainment, film, television and radio.
Philosophers' Imprint: A refereed series of original philosophical papers.
Philosophy, Theory, and Practice in Biology: Work from philosophers of science and theoretically-inclined biologists.
Saksaha: A Journal of Manchu Studies: Advances and promotes informed scholarship on all aspects of Manchu studies.
Social Development Issues: Serves as a scholarly forum linking multiple disciplines, nations, and cultures.
Ticker: The Academic Business Librarianship Review: Publishes original research, commentary, conference reports, case studies, renovation profiles, stories of innovation, articles on library management and best practices.
To Improve the Academy (TIA): The flagship peer-reviewed publication of the Professional and Organizational Development Network in Higher Education (POD Network).
Translating the Americas: A digital platform for publication and open access distribution of translations of important, previously published articles and book chapters.
Undergraduate Journal of Public Health: A student-run publication that aims to increase students' awareness by highlighting local, national and global public health issues.
University of Michigan Undergraduate Research Journal: A student-run research journal with a mission to build connections between undergraduate students, graduate students, and the public.
Weave: Features articles on user experience (UX) for librarians and professionals in related fields.