Online journals

Members can access online journals covering HR, L&D and management topics as well as a range of international journals via EBSCO's Business Source Corporate database. The full-text of most articles can be viewed and downloaded. Some journals give only summary (bibliographic) information and some publishers restrict access to the full-text content for 12 months. These titles are marked with an asterisk *

Online journals FAQs

1. What is the Business Source Corporate (BSC) database?

Ebsco's Business Source Corporate database contains over 3000 UK and US journals from which CIPD has selected a collection of online HR, L&D and management journals and a collection of online international journals that may of interest to members.

2. What are the online HR, L&D and management journals?

CIPD has selected over 270 HR, L&D and management titles on the Business Source Corporate database that are relevant to members. You can see these journal titles in our A-Z list.

3. Are these full-text or abstracts?

The journals in the A-Z list are mostly full-text and they can be viewed and downloaded free-of-charge. Some journals give only summary (abstracts) information as some publishers restrict access to the full-text content for 12 months. These titles are marked with an asterisk.

4. How do I access a journal?

Clicking on any title in our A-Z list takes you to the first page for that journal. (If you have not used Business Source Corporate service before, you may see a box confirming that you are moving away from the CIPD website - just click 'continue to requested resource' to be connected to the Business Source Corporate database). You can then see individual articles in the journal you have chosen by selecting a year and issue.

5. Can I search the journals?

Yes, Business Source Corporate has a search facility for online journals.

6. How do I find the search?

Connect to the Business Source Corporate service by clicking any online journal title from our A-Z list. From the first page of the journal, select the blue tab called New Search in the top left hand corner.This will take you to the Advanced search screen from where you can search all 3000 journals.

7. Can I just search the journals in the A-Z list?

Yes, click the box labelled Management, training and HR titles only. This means you will be searching only the 270 titles CIPD has selected for you on the A-Z list and not every journal on the database.

8. What are the online international journals?

CIPD has selected from Business Source Corporate a range of journals relating to business and employment issues around the world. They can be searched in accessed in the same way as the HR, L&D and managemernt journals.

9. Can I search the online international journals?

Yes, you can search the online international journals in exactly the same way as the HR, L&D and management journals but on the advanced search screen you must click the box labelled International business and economics titles only. This means you will be searching only the titles CIPD has selected for you and not every journal on the database.

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Print journals

We have over 50 journal titles and magazine publications in printed format which can be consulted in our Business and Resource Centre, OPENSPACE at our head office in Wimbledon. Subject to copyright regulations, visitors to OPENSPACE may make photocopies of journal articles.

The alphabetical list below gives titles of the journals to which we currently subscribe. We also have some titles which have ceased publication and backruns of titles we no longer take.

Available print journal titles

Asia Pacific Journal of Human Resources
Holdings: April 2004 to date

Benefits and Compensation International
Holdings: January/February 2009 to date

British Journal of Industrial Relations
Holdings: March 2011 to date

British Journal of Management
Holdings: March 2011 to date

Business Strategy Review

Centrepiece
Holdings: Summer 2015 to date

Coaching at Work
Holdings: July 2010 to date

Company Secretary’s Review
Holdings: January 2010 to date

Compensation and Benefits Review
Holdings: January/February 2000 to date

Director
Holdings: January 2011 to date

Economist
Holdings: Current issues

Edge
Holdings: May 2010 to date

Employee Benefits
Holdings: January 2012 to date

Employers Law
Holdings: January 2011

Equal Opportunities Review
Holdings: July 2009 to date

European Journal of Work and Organisational Psychology
Holdings: March 2002 to December 2011

European Management Journal
Holdings: February 2008 to February 2012

Governance
Holdings: January 2012 to date

Harvard Business Review
Holdings: May 2010 to date

HR Development International
Holdings: February 2011 to September 2012

HR Director
Holdings: June 2009 to date

HR Magazine
Holdings: November 2007 to date

HR Monthly Australia
Holdings: December 2010/January 2011 to date

Human Resource Management
Holdings: January/February 2011 to date

Human Resource Management Journal
Holdings: January 2008 to date

Human Resources
Holdings: January 2008 to date

Human Resources New Zealand
Holdings: February/March 2011 to date

IDS Employment Law Brief
Holdings: October 2007 to date

IDS Executive Compensation Review
Holdings: May 2004 to March 2015 (ceased publication)

IDS HR Studies
Holdings: February 2008 to December 2010

IDS Pay Report
Holdings: January 2008 to March 2015 (ceased publication)

Industrial & Labor Relations Review
Holdings: July 2008 to date

Industrial Law Journal
Holdings: March 2004 to date

Industrial Relations Journal
Holdings: January 2009 to date

International Journal of Human Resource Management
Holdings: June/July 2011 to date

International Journal of Management Reviews
Holdings: March 2011

International Journal of Selection and Assessment
Holdings: March/June 2001 to March 2009

International Journal of Training and Development
Holdings: March 1997 to date

International Labour Review
Holdings: March 2007 to date

Journal of Change Management
Holdings: March 2009 - December 2011

Journal of General Management
Holdings: Autumn 1995 to date

Journal of Management Studies
Holdings: May 2010 to date

Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology
Holdings: September 2001 to December 2011

Journal of Organizational Effectiveness: People and Performance
Holdings: May 2014 to date

Labour Research
Holdings: January 2009 to date

Labour Research Department Booklets
Holdings: March 2002 to date

London Business School Review
Holdings: August 2015 to date

MIT Sloan Management Review
Holdings: Winter 1996 to date

Manager – British Journal of Administrative Management
Holdings: Autumn 2008 to Spring 2013

Management Learning
Holdings: September 2005 to February 2012

Management Today
Holdings: January 2011 to January, March 2014 to date

New Technology, Work and Employment
Holdings: March 2002 to date

Occupational Health
Holdings: January 2004 to date

Occupational Pensions
Holdings: February 2009 to date

Occupational Safety and Health
Holdings: January 2010 to June 2012

Organisations and People
Holdings: February 2004 to August 2008

Organizational Dynamics
Holdings: Spring 1990 to date

Pay and Benefits
Holdings: April 2009 to July 2014

People Management
Holdings: January 2010 to date

People and Strategy
Holdings: Winter 2015 to date

Policy Studies
Holdings: March 2002 to November 2011

Professional Manager
Holdings: January 2004

Relocate
Holdings: Spring 2011 to date

Strategic Communication Management (SCW)
Holdings: December/January 2004 to July/August 2013

Strategic HR Review
Holdings: 2001 to date

Strategy and Business
Holdings: Winter 2010 to date

T+D now known as TD Talent Development
Holdings: May 2001 to date

Third Sector
Holdings: January 2012 to date

Tolley's Employment Law Newsletter
Holdings: January 2009 to December 2015 (ceased publication)

Training Journal
Holdings: September 2007 to date

Transfer
Holdings: Spring 2009 to February 2012

Work
Holdings: Launch issue June 2014 to date

Work Employment and Society
Holdings: March 2008 to date

Workforce Management
Holdings: September 2008 to date

Workplace Report
Holdings: January 2009 to date

Workplace Savings and Benefits
Holdings: March 2013 to date

Workspan
Holdings: July 2003 to date

WorldatWork Journal
Holdings: Third quarter 2003 to date

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