Journals & Online Journals

Links to academic journals on European politics:


European Research Paper Archive

European University Institute (EUI) Working Papers and Journals collection

Living Reviews in European Governance



Momentum quarterly

Austrian Journal of development studies (JEP)

Austrian Journal of Political Science


Adelphi Series – IISS.  The Adelphi Series are published by the International Institute for Strategic Studies, providing rigorous analysis of contemporary strategic and defence topics.

American Journal of Political Science

Asia Europe Journal. Quarterly journal dedicated to publishing quality academic papers and policy discussions on common challenges facing Asia and Europe that help to shape narratives on the common futures – including both risks and opportunities – of Asia and Europe.

Aus Politik und Zeitgeschichte

Blätter für deutsche und internationale Politik

Central and Eastern European Online Library. Provides access to full text PDF articles from almost 1000 humanities and social science journals and re-digitized documents dealing with Central, Eastern and South-Eastern European topics.

Central European Journal of International and Security Studies (CEJISS). Is a Prague-based, peer-reviewed journal focusing on five main issues: international, European and regional security; political theory related to international or European relations/security; international and European political economy; international, European and regional organizations; area studies related to international or European relations/security.

Common Market Law Review. This pre-eminent journal brings you detailed, in-depth examination of the most pressing and far-reaching issues on European Union Law.

Comparative European Politics. The focus is on comparative politics and the political economy of contemporary Europe within and beyond the European Union, the processes of European integration and enlargement. Also examines the place of Europe and European states within international/global political and economic dynamics.

Cooperation and Conflict. Published for over 40 years, Cooperation and Conflict is a journal that aims to promote research on and understanding of international relations.


East European Politics. Journal which publishes articles in the government, politics and international relations of the post-communist space. In geographical terms, EEP covers the entire post-communist region, including East Central and South Eastern Europe, Russia and all the other countries of the former Soviet Union.

EUISS Chaillot Papers. Written by external experts or permanent staff of the EU Institute for Security Studies, these papers cover subjects of current relevance to the Union’s security. Like the EUISS they are independently authored and do not represent the official view of the EU institutions.

Europe Asia Studies. Journal focusing on the history and current political, social and economic affairs of the countries of the former ‘communist bloc’ of the Soviet Union, Eastern Europe and Asia. At the same time, the journal explores the economic, political and social transformation of these countries and the changing character of their relationships with the rest of Europe and Asia.

European Constitutional Law Review
Its scope is European law and constitutional law, history and theory, comparative law and jurisprudence.

European Foreign Affairs Review. Focusses on the political, legal and economic aspects of the EU’s external relations in order to discuss its global role.

European Integration Current Contents. Database service providing access to the tables of contents of over 100 journals relevant in European Integration research – in the fields of law, human rights, economics, history and political sciences.

European Journal of International Law. Quarterly journal exploring the conceptual and theoretical dimensions of international law. It also pays attention to the relationship between international law and the law of the European Union and its Member States.

European Journal of Political Research. Peer-review journal focusing heavily on theoretical and comparative approaches to the discipline of political science.

European Law Journal. The European Law Journal represents an authoritative new approach to the study of European Law, developed specifically to express and develop the study and understanding of European law in its social, cultural, political and economic context.

European Research Paper Archive. Links to a range of online series of research papers focusing on European integration.

European Review of International Studies (ERIS)

European Security. The journal seeks to publish critical analyses of policies and developments in European institutions and member states, their relations with European and other immediate neighbours, and their relations with the wider world, including other regional and international organisations.

European Union Politics. Covers all aspects of the process of government, politics and policy in the EU.

European Foreign Affairs Review

European Journal of International Relations

European Political Science Review

European Journal of Political Research

Europe’s World. Published three times a year and features authors drawn from over 150 think tanks across Europe. Covers the whole range of issues related to the EU´s internal and external policies.

Foreign Policy

Government and Opposition


International Affairs. Founded by and edited by Chatham House in London, this journal is renowned for its insight into European policy debates as well as its coverage of global policy issues more generally.

ISS Journals. Useful list of the journal titles kept by the International Institute of Strategic Studies. Where the journal has a website or when it is available online, it is indicated on the list.

Internationale Politik

International Feminist Journal of Politics:

Journal of Common Market Studies (JCMS). Respected journal, published by Blackwell, focussing on all dimensions of the European integration process.

Journal of Contemporary European Research (UACES).

Journal of Contemporary European Studies. The Journal provide a forum for interdisciplinary debate about the theory and practice of area studies as well as for empirical studies of European societies, politics and cultures.

Journal of European Public Policy.

Journal of Southern Europe and the Balkans. Journal which seeks to address the complex historical, economic, political, diplomatic, cultural and security issues that confront this region, in the light of such important developments as the process of European integration, the evolution of NATO, and the more general changes in the international governance system after the end of the Cold War in Eurasia.

Journal of European Public Policy

Journal of Law, Economics, & Organization

Journal of European Integration

Journal for Comparative and European Policy

Mediterranean Politics. The journal focuses on the politics, international relations and political economy of the entire Mediterranean area.

PINPoints Magazine
Is the bi-annual online publication of the Clingendaal Institute on International Relations with articles on the latest developments and insights in international negotiation research.


Party Politics

Politische Vierteljahresschrift (PVS)

Political Science & Politics

Politics & Society

Swiss Journal for Political Science


Third World Quarterly

West European Politics. It embraces all the major political and social developments in all West European countries.

Journal for International Relations (ZIB)

Zeitschrift für Parlamentsfragen

Journal of Comparative Political Science