Electronic Green Journal

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Electronic Green Journal
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&nbsp; <h2>Publication analysis</h2> <hr /> <h4>About the publication</h4> <strong>Title</strong>: <em>Electronic Green Journal</em> <strong>ISSN</strong>: 1076-7975[1. <em>Electronic Green Journal</em>, Ulrichsweb Global Serials Directory, accessed April 11, 2018, <a href="http://ulrichsweb.serialssolutions.com.libaccess.sjlibrary.org/title/1523472187676/202120" target="_blank" rel="noopener">http://ulrichsweb.serialssolutions.com.libaccess.sjlibrary.org/title/1523472187676/202120</a>] <strong>Website</strong>: <a title="Electronic Green Journal" href="http://escholarship.org/uc/uclalib_egj" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://escholarship.org/uc/uclalib_egj</a> <strong>Purpose, objective, or mission</strong>: "The main goal of the <em>EGJ</em> is to assist in international scholarly communication about environmental issues. In order to meet this goal, the journal strives to serve as an open and active forum of communication about environmental issues, as well as an educational environmental resource, including both practical and scholarly articles, bibliographies, reviews, editorial comments, and announcements."[2. "Aims and Scope," University of California eScholarship, accessed April 22, 2017, <a title="Electronic Green Journal Aims &amp; Scope" href="http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=aimsandscope" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=aimsandscope</a>] <strong>Target audience</strong>: <em>Electronic Green Journal</em> is geared toward information consultants, environmentalists, ecologists, regional planners, publishers, booksellers, educators, librarians, students, and others interested in environmental issues.[3. "Aims and Scope," University of California eScholarship, accessed April 22, 2017, <a title="Electronic Green Journal Aims &amp; Scope" href="http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=aimsandscope" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=aimsandscope</a>] <strong>Publisher</strong>: University of California at Los Angeles Library[4. "Aims and Scope," University of California eScholarship, accessed April 22, 2017, <a title="Ulrich's Periodicals Directory" href="http://ulrichsweb.serialssolutions.com.libaccess.sjlibrary.org/title/1406171732058/202120" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://ulrichsweb.serialssolutions.com.libaccess.sjlibrary.org/title/1406171732058/202120</a>] <strong>Peer reviewed</strong>? Yes[5. <em>Electronic Green Journal,</em> Ulrichsweb Global Serials Directory, accessed April 22, 2017,  <a title="Ulrich's Periodicals Directory" href="http://ulrichsweb.serialssolutions.com.libaccess.sjlibrary.org/title/1406171732058/202120" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://ulrichsweb.serialssolutions.com.libaccess.sjlibrary.org/title/1406171732058/202120</a>] <strong>Type</strong>: Environmental Studies and LIS, scholarly[6. <em>Electronic Green Journal,</em> Ulrichsweb Global Serials Directory, accessed April 22, 2017, <a title="Ulrich's Periodicals Directory" href="http://ulrichsweb.serialssolutions.com.libaccess.sjlibrary.org/title/1406171732058/202120" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://ulrichsweb.serialssolutions.com.libaccess.sjlibrary.org/title/1406171732058/202120</a>] <strong>Medium</strong>: Online[7. <em>Electronic Green Journal,</em> Ulrichsweb Global Serials Directory, accessed April 22, 2017, <a title="Ulrich's Periodicals Directory" href="http://ulrichsweb.serialssolutions.com.libaccess.sjlibrary.org/title/1406171732058/202120" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://ulrichsweb.serialssolutions.com.libaccess.sjlibrary.org/title/1406171732058/202120</a>] <strong>Content</strong>: International environmental information[8. "Aims and Scope," University of California eScholarship, accessed April 22, 2017, <a title="Electronic Green Journal Aims &amp; Scope" href="http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=aimsandscope" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=aimsandscope</a>] <strong>Frequency of publication</strong>: Semiannually[9. <em>Electronic Green Journal,</em> Ulrichsweb Global Serials Directory, accessed April 22, 2017, <a title="Ulrich's Periodicals Directory" href="http://ulrichsweb.serialssolutions.com.libaccess.sjlibrary.org/title/1406171732058/202120" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://ulrichsweb.serialssolutions.com.libaccess.sjlibrary.org/title/1406171732058/202120</a>] <h4>About the publication's submission guidelines</h4> <strong>Location of submission guidelines</strong>: <a title="Electronic Green Journal Submission Guidelines" href="http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=submissionguidelines" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=submissionguidelines</a> <strong>Types of contributions accepted</strong>: Submissions may not be previously published or simultaneously submitted to another publication. Scholarly manuscripts from all fields and countries related to environmental issues are accepted. No specific information is given as to length of manuscripts.[10. "Submission Guidelines," University of California eScholarship, accessed April 22, 2017, <a title="Electronic Green Journal Submission Guidelines" href="http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=submissionguidelines" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=submissionguidelines</a>] Book reviews of up to 600 words are also accepted.[11. "Guide for Reviewers," University of California eScholarship, accessed April 22, 2017, <a title="Electronic Green Journal Guidelines for Reviewers" href="http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=guidelinesforreviewers" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=guidelinesforreviewers</a>] <strong>Submission and review process</strong>: Authors must register with the website first. Manuscripts are to be written in English and submitted online. Specific requirements for manuscript submission including abstract and formatting instructions can be found at <a title="Electronic Green Journal Submission Guidelines" href="http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=submissionguidelines" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=submissionguidelines</a>. Before submitting a manuscript, potential authors should ensure it complies with preparation checklist on the Submission Guidelines page. All feature articles are reviewed by experts in the particular field. If necessary, articles will be edited by journal staff.[12. "Submission Guidelines," University of California eScholarship, accessed April 22, 2017, <a title="Electronic Green Journal Submission Guidelines" href="http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=submissionguidelines" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=submissionguidelines</a>] <strong>Editorial tone</strong>: Scholarly[13. "Submission Guidelines," University of California eScholarship, accessed April 22, 2017, <a title="Electronic Green Journal Submission Guidelines" href="http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=submissionguidelines" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=submissionguidelines</a>] <strong>Style guide used</strong>: The <em>Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, </em>6th edition. Authors are advised to consult the Purdue Online Writing Lab for additional assistance.[14. "Submission Guidelines," University of California eScholarship, accessed April 22, 2017, <a title="Electronic Green Journal Submission Guidelines" href="http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=submissionguidelines" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=submissionguidelines</a>] <h4>Conclusion: Evaluation of publication's potential for LIS authors</h4> This is an interdisciplinary publication with a broad readership that includes librarians and students. LIS authors whose research encompasses environmental concerns and who wish to reach a global audience should consider submitting to this journal.[15. "Aims and Scope," University of California eScholarship, accessed April 22, 2017, <a href="http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=aimsandscope">http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=aimsandscope</a>] Authors interested in writing book reviews are invited to choose from a selection of titles and produce a review of no more than 600 words.[16. "Guide for Reviewers," University of California eScholarship, accessed April 22, 2017, <a title="Electronic Green Journal Guidelines for Reviewers" href="http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=guidelinesforreviewers" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=guidelinesforreviewers</a>] &nbsp; <h2>Audience analysis</h2> <hr /> <h4>About the publication's readers</h4> <strong>Publication circulation</strong>: Not stated. As the <em>Electronic Green Journal</em> has been an open-access publication since 1994, it likely serves a fairly large international audience.[17. "Aims and Scope," University of California eScholarship, accessed April 22, 2017, <a title="Electronic Green Journal Aims &amp; Scope" href="http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=aimsandscope" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=aimsandscope</a>] <strong>Audience location and language or cultural considerations</strong>: As an open-access online journal written in American English, <em>Electronic Green Journal</em> serves a diverse, well-educated, and professional  international community interested in environmental topics.[18. "Aims and Scope," University of California eScholarship, accessed April 22, 2017, <a title="Electronic Green Journal Aims &amp; Scope" href="http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=aimsandscope" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=aimsandscope</a>] <strong>Reader characteristics</strong>: This journal serves the global community and is written for information consultants, environmentalists, librarians, educators, students and all who are interested in "worldwide environmental topics." According to the website, environmental issues cross disciplines and borders, so readers will likely be progressive and liberal, and come from a variety of backgrounds.[19. "Aims and Scope," University of California eScholarship, accessed April 22, 2017, <a title="Electronic Green Journal Aims &amp; Scope" href="http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=aimsandscope" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=aimsandscope</a>] <strong>Knowledge of LIS subject matter</strong>: Since readers come from a variety of disciplines, authors are well-advised to include descriptions of any specific LIS terms and subject.[20. "Aims and Scope," University of California eScholarship, accessed April 22, 2017, <a title="Electronic Green Journal Aims &amp; Scope" href="http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=aimsandscope" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=aimsandscope</a>] <h4>Conclusion: Analysis of reader characteristics and their potential impact on authors</h4> By publishing in the <em>Electronic Green Journal,</em> authors may expect to reach a politically liberal, professionally diverse, and international audience interested in environmental issues.[21. "Aims and Scope," University of California eScholarship, accessed April 22, 2017, <a title="Electronic Green Journal Aims &amp; Scope" href="http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=aimsandscope" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">http://escholarship.org/uc/search?entity=uclalib_egj;view=aimsandscope</a>] <strong>Last updated</strong>: April 22, 2017 <hr /> <h4>References</h4>
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