SAGE Journals

With a portfolio that includes more than 850 journals, SAGE is proud to be the market leader (by number of ranked journals*) in Criminology and Penology, Education-Special, International Relations & Labor, Social Issues, Social Sciences-Interdisciplinary, Sociology, and Urban Studies.


Content and Features


• International in scope • Peer-reviewed • High-quality • Interdisciplinary journal content

  • High impact — 65% of SAGE’s journal content is ranked in the 2014 Journal Citation Reports® (Thomson Reuters, 2015)
  • Scholarly and professional — research published in partnership with more than 350 key societies 
  • Interdisciplinary — exceptional discipline coverage spanning the humanities, social sciences, and science, technology, and medicine


• Consistent journal indexing • High visibility

  • Discovery services — journals are indexed in Summon (Serials Solutions), EBSCO Discovery Service, and Primo (ExLibris)
  • E-Resource management services (ERM) — monthly feeds that are compliant with KBART (Knowledge Bases and Related Tools) to all major ERMs


• Award-winning • Mobile delivery

  • Mobile access — all journal sites available in a mobile optimized format; mobile vouchering allows for off campus access
  • Alumni access — alumni registered with subscribing or purchasing libraries will be able to access SAGE Journals at no extra fee
  • Toll-free inter-journal reference linking — FREE access to the full-text of cited references in all HighWire Press hosted journals


• Interactive • Customer-focused

  • Customer support — dedicated Account Representative Team to assist with inquiries, renewals of SAGE products, and any questions specific to your institutional account
  • Training — user guides, videos and live online training sessions highlighting the features and functionality, for librarians and end users
  • Usage-driving tools — online banner ads, search widgets, posters, and custom end user training

*Data is included from the 2014 Journal Citation Reports® (Thomson Reuters, 2015)