Journals & Magazines
Journals & Magazines
The Journal of Universal Rejection (JofUR)
About the Journal
The founding principle of the Journal of Universal Rejection (JofUR) is rejection. Universal rejection. That is to say, all submissions, regardless of quality, will be rejected. Despite that apparent drawback, here are a number of reasons you may choose to submit to the JofUR:
The 28-page issue (in PDF form, but with each section available in crude HTML--noting that the first essay would require considerably more paper to print out than the whole PDF issue) includes:
Cites & Insights 11:1 (January 2011) is now available for downloading.
The 32-page issue is a PDF download as usual. HTML separates--or, in one case, PDF separate--are available for most essays; follow the links below.
This issue includes:
Bibs & Blather (pp. 1-2)
Interesting & Peculiar Products (pp. 2-9)
Sixteen products and eight roundups/Editors' Choices, from USB 3.0 to Windows 7 on an 11-year-old PC.
[Note: This link is to a 6x9" PDF.] Six aspects of most or all of the 1,304 liblogs in this massive study: How they're created (blogging software), where they're written (country of origin), how visible they are (Google Page Rank), when they began, how long they've lasted and currency (a timed snapshot of freshness of posts).
Trends & Quick Takes (pp. 18-24)
Observations, bits & pieces accumulated while reading during the year, by Sam Anderson, New York Magazine Book Editor.
Maybe it's something about tech geeks, or maybe it's just related to the self-interest of people and organisations whose particular strength lies in an ability to get a hold of other people's information.
Join the Western NY Library Resources Council and the Journal of Library Innovation for a free webinar on November 18th! Learn why JOLI was developed, the roles of the editorial team, and the editorial & peer review processes. Learn more and register at http://bit.ly/d3HlF5
The title sheet and indices for Cites & Insights Volume 10 are now available.
The PDF combines a volume title sheet, two-page index to articles cited, and 13-page general index.
That completes Volume 10. The paperback version will be announced when it's ready.