Journals provide collections of articles and magazines offer features and reviews. They are both useful source of up-to-date information. Titles are available in print and/or electronic (online) format.
Journal articles are written by and for experts in their chosen field. The library stocks a number of print journals on floor 1B however most of the titles are available as electronic journals or e-journals.
Why use journals:
They provide useful information, research and discussions
Give different viewpoints from several authors
Information is current as journals are published quicker than books
Latest research on new or emerging subject areas Journals
You can use the Databases tab to search across a number of journals at once or you can go direct to an individual title such as:
Print titles: Coastal Shipping, Port technology international, Shipping statistics and market review. Print titles can be found on Floors 1A, 1B and 0A (Law). Use the library catalogue to check locations.
Useful ejournals include:
Lloyd's List incorporates access to market data and directories - (please note you need to register using your university email address and password of your choice, and Southampton Solent University as Company to use this resource)
Fairplay - provides online access to their magazine focusing on maritime information and insights. (Please note that a non-University username and password is needed to access this journal - login to SOL to view the details via the link)
Shipping Insights - Monthly Analysis of the Shipping Markets
TransNav, The International Journal on Marine Navigation and Safety of Sea Transportation (free publication)
WMU Journal of Maritime Affairs - The international Journal for professionals in maritime administration, industry and education