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Access is generally available to all users. Registration or account creation might be required to access.

For commercial websites, the UCI Libraries do not offer premium memberships or subscriptions.


Access is available to all users ON the UCI campus and at GML.

OFF campus access requires Authorized Affiliates to log into the VPN with their active UCInetID and password. Authorized Affiliates are users with an active UCInetID and password, i.e. current UCI students, faculty, and staff.


Access requires an active UCInetID and password.

Authorized Affiliates are users with an active UCInetID and password, i.e. current UCI students, faculty, and staff.


These resources are not licensed by the UCI Libraries, but librarians occasionally promote them when they are relevant for certain types of research.

Access is available only for Authorized Affiliates, who are also affiliated with the Paul Merage School of Business.


The resources are limited to select UCI populations, based on the user’s status, e.g. current UCI Faculty or PhD students. Please refer to the UCI Libraries for access instructions.

Examples for why content may be limited include: a vendor set restrictions on who may access their information; alternatively, information may be sensitive, identifying, or embargoed;


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BrowZine for UCI
Access: UCI
A current awareness service to help you keep up with the latest research in your field. You can use it on the web, through a mobile app, or both as it syncs your account across all devices. It's available to all UC Irvine faculty, staff, and students.

BrowZine is designed to facilitate an experienced researcher to quickly narrow to their area of expertise and follow known, ranked titles of interest. Its main intent is to assist scholars in staying current in their field of expertise by providing a reader with superior browsing capabilities. 


Journal Citation Reports
Access: UCI

A module of Clarivate's Incites platform that allows for evaluating and comparing journals.  JCR 
uses citation data drawn from thousands of scholarly and technical journals and conference proceedings in 60+ countries.  Includes both the Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE), and the Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI). 

  • There is a 1-year lag.  Each annual release provides the prior year's data. 
  • To find journals by discipline and impact factor (e.g. top-quartile journals):
    Browse categories > Economics & Business > sub-category (e.g. Management) > # of Journals [column]

FT Research Rank Journals

Below you'll find the list of 50 journals used in the Financial Times (FT) Research Rank, i.e. part of its ranking system for business schools.  Periodically FT revises the list; the last revision was in 2016.  Select a category to go to the titles:



More Business Journal Rankings

ABDC Journal Quality List
From the Australian Business Deans Council.  Rankings of over 2,000 journals (broadly related to business), segmented into four tiers (A*; A; B; C) with A* being the best rating.  


Academic Journal Guide
From the Chartered Association of Business Schools in the United Kingdom.  Annual rankings of over 1,500 journals (broadly related to business), segmented into five tiers (4*; 4; 3; 2; 1) with 4* being the best rating. 

  • Users must register with CABS to see the list of journals.  

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