Journals

Journal-related sites

This page lists journals held at Tyndale House (Cambridge, UK), as well as links to their online presense, but also links to freely available online journals. An excellent starting point for research.

Home page of ATLA; features details of ATLAS (ATLA Serials) on-line; subscribers can also log-in to the service from here.

Tables of Content of Journals of Interest to Classicists: very useful meta-search tool for many journals covering Classics, Archaeology, Religion and more.

Individual Journals

Open access to full contents of this journal (back to 2001). Some New Testament artciles in many issues.

Contents, subscription details and full texts of book reviews published in ABR since 2002.

“An exploratory and innovative online scholarly journal for biblical studies, published by the Bible and Critical Theory Seminar”. Full text available in HTML or PDF formats.

Open access to full text since 1950.

Information and excerpts from the journal.

Full text availability for all; no subscription fee; general index 1990 — present; full text 1998 — present.

Information and excerpts from the journal.

Information (Brill) with links to the on-line version which provides full online contents to subscribers from January 2000 onwards (including individuals whose institutions have subscribed) and free access to a particular volume for all (which changes from time to time).

Information; contents and abstracts; free sample copy.

Searchable, free version of Biblical Theology Bulletin covering 2000 to the present located at FindArticles.com. Articles can be emailed to you in their entirety, or they can be viewed in web-friendly or print-friendly versions. There are disadvantages: (1) Greek characters are not displayed; (2) contents cannot be browsed; (3) original locations are not referenced properly. But still very useful.

Information; contents (1997-9); at Dallas Theological Seminary.

Free access to this classical review journal.

Free access (PDF) to most issues of this journal.

Basic information only.

Basic Information; contents; abstracts.  Free sample copy available, Volume 3.1 (October 2004) — PDF

Full text of volumes from 2002-3 freely available at the Find Articles web site.

Complete on-line journal (mainly book reviews). N.B. in particular the annual New Testament Exegesis Bibliography.

New journal (2010). Focus on early Christianity as an historical phenomenon (first and second century). Free full text first issue available as PDF.

Basic information; some on-line reproductions (see Featured Links (December 2000) for a special feature).

Basic Information for all; full online contents for subscribers and subscribing institutions; free sample copy.

Complete on-line journal; no subscription fee; volumes 8 (1995) to 12 (1999) currently available and some of 7 (1994).

Basic information only.

Basic information (Heythrop College Site).

Full information; full on-line content for subscribers and institutions that subscribe. You can also ask for a sample copy on-line. (Blackwells site; Ingenta Journals).

Basic information and searchable index; full text availability for subscribers.

Basic information (Union Theological College Site).

Basic Information; contents; some free on-line articles; subscribe for all on-line articles (October 1987 onwards).

SBL members’ access to recent issues is available from the above address by logging in with your membership number.  There is no longer any free public access to back issues.

On-line journal; no subscription fee; so far Vol. 1-4 (2001-4); published occasionally.

Basic Information; contents; subscribe for access to full on-line journal (Spring 1996 to Present).  Free sample issue (Spring 2001) available.

Free on-line access to the current volume;  older volumes go into print only.

Basic Information; contents; some on-line articles.

Complete on-line journal; no subscription fee.

Complete on-line journal; no subscription fee.

On-line journal; no subscription fee.

Basic information, contents and abstracts; full text available to subscribers, 1996–present.

Basic Information; contents; abstracts; full online content for subscribers and subscribing institutions. Free sample copy available for all.

Basic Information; contents; abstracts; full online content for subscribers and subscribing institutions. Free sample copy available for all.

Basic Information; contents; abstracts; full online content for subscribers and subscribing institutions. Free sample copy available for all.

Complete on-line journal; no subscription fee.

Basic information; contents listing and search facility for 1996 to the present; email alert facility.

Journal of Theological Studies
Full text on-line to subscribers from 2000 onwards (PDF); table of contents (HTML) 1996 to present.

PDF access to articles Contents listing and some full-text articles from 1972-1999 (see the special feature in Featured Links: February 2001).

Contents listing and some full-text articles from 1972-1999 (see the special feature in Featured Links: February 2001).

[German] [French]
European Electronic Journal for Feminist Exegesis; complete on-line journal; no subscription fee.

(formerly Biblical Archaeologist); information; abstracts; some on-line articles and reviews.

Basic Information; contents; subscription information; abstracts; sample articles; links.

Basic information (see also here, CBA web site).

Basic information; contents and abstracts; subscribe for complete on-line editions (January 1999 to present);

Full text on-line for subscribers, 1999 to present;  free sample issue (47/4, October 2001) for all users.

Information (Brill) with links to the on-line version which provides full online contents to subscribers from 1995 onwards (including individuals whose institutions have subscribed) and free access to a particular volume for all (which changes from time to time).

Basic Information; contents; abstracts.

Relegere: Studies in Religion and Reception is an independent, open-access, peer-reviewed academic journal dedicated to the promotion and dissemination of innovative research in reception history, broadly conceived, within and across religious traditions.” Full online journal, free for all.

Unisa Press site covering Volumes 1-4 (1995-7) before it moved to Koninklijke Brill NV Leiden from Volume 5. Contents pages and some full-text reproductions of articles (see the special feature in Featured Links: February 2001).

Basic Information (Blackwell).

Contents and abstracts; subscribe for complete online editions (February 1999 to present).

Information including history of the journal and contents and abstracts from 1995 to the present.

The Society of Biblical Literature’s on-line book review journal; free for all to view.  You can sign up for email alerts.

Basic Information; complete searchable index (University of Aberdeen).

Full text available on-line to subscribers, 2002–present;  free sample issue (varies).

Full information including online versions of articles, free for all.

Details at the SBL site about old editions of Semeia. The free online access has now ended at the SBL site, though some volumes are still available at the following link:

Full on-line versions free to all users of Vols. 19 and 60-72, originally from Ebind, but now linked to the archive.org versions:

Semeia 19: The Book of Job and Ricoeur’s Hermeneutics
Semeia 60: Fantasy and the Bible
Semeia 61: Women, War, and Metaphor: Language and Society in the Study of the Hebrew Bible
Semeia 62: Textual Determinacy Part One
Semeia 63: Characterization in Biblical Literature
Semeia 64: The Rhetoric of Pronouncement
Semeia 65: Orality and Textuality in Early Christian Literature
Semeia 66: Ethics and Politics in the Hebrew Bible
Semeia 67: Transformations, Passages, and Processes: Ritual Approaches to Biblical Texts
Semeia 68: Honor and Shame in the World of the Bible
Semeia 69-70: Intertextuality and the Bible
Semeia 71: Textual Determinacy Part Two
Semeia 72: Taking It Personally

Full information, tables of contents, featured full text articles for each issue.

Full information, tables of contents, indices and order forms.

Full information and full texts for subscribers and subscribing institutions; free sample issue available.

Complete on-line journal; no subscription fee.

Basic information; contents.

Basic Information; contents.

Basic information; contents.

Basic information; contents & abstracts for current edition; full on-line archives, currently April 1960 to January 1994 (Search the New Testament Gateway for individual articles and see Featured Links, August 2000 for a special feature).

Summaries of all articles from November 1993; full text of all articles from Volumes 1 (1956) to 56 (2005).

Quarterly journal of theology based at Luther Seminary, St Paul, MN, USA, “meant for readers throughout the church who are concerned for Christian ministry in and to the world”.  Information; contents; abstracts; full text availability on many back issues, all of which are helpfully indexed by theme and author.

Basic Information; contents; complete searchable index.

Basic information and selected free online articles.

Basic information; on-line articles available from 1995-8; no subscription fee (Acrobat Reader required).