LEADING ENGAGEMENT JOURNALS
Journal of Community Engagement and Scholarship
The University of Alabama | website
Contact: Editor, Dr. Nick Sanyal
Peer-reviewed journal published twice a year, print and online. Manuscripts accepted from all academic disciplines and all methodologies that advance the scholarship of engagement. Now in its fifth year, the journal is funded in part by the Engagement Scholarship Consortium (formerly National Outreach Scholarship Conference) and has received high praise nationally and internationally not only for its content but also for its aesthetics (striking covers, photographs, color). A distinguished editorial board is represented by leading scholars form three nations, 34 universities, 20 states, and the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Submit manuscripts and questions to email@example.com.
To subscribe and to purchase copies of individual articles or issues, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Available in hard copy and online.
Australasian Journal of University Community Engagement
Southern Cross University, Lismore, Australia | website
Contact: Jan Strom, executive officer, email@example.com
Peer-reviewed with a focus on research, theory and practice about university-community engagement that aims to strengthen the scholarship of engagement.
Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning
Philadelphia | website
Contact: Margaret Miller, executive editor, firstname.lastname@example.org
Published six times a year.
Marshall University | website
Published once in the fall of each year, hardcopy and online.
Community Development Journal
Oxford University Press, United Kingdom | website
Contact: Mick Carpenter, editor, University of Warwick, UK, email@example.com
Online access and hardcopy available with subscription.
eJournal of Public Affairs
Missouri State University | website
Open access e-journal.
Gateways: International Journal of Community Research and Engagement
University of Technology, Sydney, Australia | website
Contact: Pauline O’Loughlin, manager, firstname.lastname@example.org
Open access, once a year.
International Journal for Service Learning in Engineering
Penn State | website
Contact: Thomas Colledge, editor in chief; Lonny Grafman, executive editor; Joshua M. Pearce, manuscript editor, email@example.com
Published twice a year, open access online journal.
Journal for Civic Commitment
Community College National Center for Community Engagement | website
Contact: Gary Daynes, firstname.lastname@example.org
This online journal publishes twice a year.
Journal of Community Engagement and Higher Education
Indiana State University | website
Contact: Catherine Stemmans Paterson, email@example.com
Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement
University of Georgia | website
Contact: Lorilee R. Sandmann, Editor, firstname.lastname@example.org
Journal of Community Practice
Association for Community Organization and Social Administration | website
Interdisciplinary journal of community practice, including community organizing, planning, social administration, organizational development, community development and social change. Develops knowledge related to social sciences, urban planning, social and economic development, community organizing, policy analysis, urban and rural sociology, public administration, and nonprofit management. The journal articulates contemporary issues, providing direction on how to think about social problems, developing approaches to dealing with them, and outlining ways to implement these concepts in classrooms and practice settings.
Journal of Extension
U.S. Cooperative Extension, Washington, D.C. | website
Contact: editor, Laura Hoelscher, at email@example.com
JOE expands and updates the research and knowledge base for U.S. extension professionals and other outreach educators to improve their effectiveness, as well as serving as a forum for emerging and contemporary issues affecting U.S. Cooperative Extension education.
Journal of Public Scholarship in Higher Education
Missouri State University | website
Contact: Emily Donnelli, firstname.lastname@example.org
Hardcopy or electronic.
Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning
University of Michigan | website
Peer-reviewed journal features articles written by faculty and service-learning educators on research, theory, pedagogy, and other issues related to curriculum-based service-learning in higher education.
Partnerships: A Journal of Service-Learning & Civic Engagement
North Carolina-Greensboro | website
Peer-reviewed journal sponsored by North Carolina Campus Compact and hosted by Appalachian State University, this journal recognizes that successful engaged learning depends on effective partnerships between students, faculty, community agencies, administrators, disciplines, and more. Articles focus on theory and practice to improve partnerships, connections, and collaborations. Studies co-authored by faculty, students, and/or community partners, that examine practices across disciplines or campuses, or that explore international networks are all encouraged.
Prism:A Journal of Regional Engagement
Eastern Kentucky University | website
Contact: Joe Gershtenson, email@example.com
Publishes two issues a year, print and online.
Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research, Education, and Action
Johns Hopkins University | website
Contact: Darius Tandon, firstname.lastname@example.org
Published by the Johns Hopkins University Press, facilitates dissemination of programs that use community partnerships to improve public health, promote research and education involving community health partnerships, and stimulate action that will improve the health of people in communities. To order, click here.
Print and electronic.
Syracuse University | website
Peer-reviewed journal by the New City Community Press & Syracuse University Press, Reflections provides a forum for scholarship on writing, service learning, and community literacy, bringing together an array of voices to reflect upon the theoretical, ethical, and political implications of community-based writing and civic engagement.
Science Education and Civic Engagement: An International Journal
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology | website
Published twice a year, online
Undergraduate Journal of Service Learning and Community-Based Research
Penn State | website
Contact: Laurie Grobman, email@example.com