• Directory of Open Access Journals: The directory indexes open access journals. You can check if an open access journal is listed in the directory to confirm its legitimacy
  • Scimago:  A publicly available database that indexes journals in Scopus. It provides country and journal ranks
  • Scopus preview: Scopus is a citation and abstract indexing service. Although the database is subscription based, the preview interface is freely available. Searching under sources gives a listing of journals indexed by Scopus. You can filter by subject discipline
  • Web of Science Journal Master List: The list comprises of journals with evident rigorous editorial process as well as compliance to best publishing practices. You can search the list by discipline. The interface also provides a match manuscript feature that aids in selecting a journal based on the abstract of your manuscript.
  • AJOL: The platform indexes African-published scholarly journals. The journals are assessed against a set of best practices in publishing and the rating status indicated against each journal. Clicking on the status provides more detailed information on the rating.
  • MLA Directory of Periodicals (pub. info only) :Provides information on the acceptance / rejection rates of journals indexed in the MLA International Bibliography.
  • Science Citation Index Titles by Subject: Science Citation Index is published by Clarivate Analytics. This site can be used to view a list of titles related to a specific subject that are indexed in Science Citation Index.
  • JSTOR: JSTOR is a multi-disciplinary journal archive that includes full-text. It currently includes more than 2,000 academic journals, dating back to the first volume ever published, along with thousands of monographs and other materials relevant for education. We have digitized more than 50 million pages and continue to digitize approximately 3 million pages annually. Our activities, our fee structure, and the way we manage the service and its resources reflect our historical commitment to serve colleges and universities as a trusted digital archive, and our responsibility to publishers as stewards of their content.