Revues.org

Content

As an information aggregator provided by a large network of content provider organisations (such as journals and academic institutions), this website provides up-to-date info on French scientific journals, news alert services and meetings calendars.

Selection

Revues.org is a gateway funded by a joint project of the government research office and the CNRS with a large academic partnership. Content is selected by a professional staff according to open access and quality policies

Format

The website covers a selection of scientific journals, which are presented under a careful description and classification. Users have full accessibility to the site content and also to its rich metainfo structure

Information density

A large amount of material is available, mostly related to basic information, such as journal descriptions and accessibility policies, table of contents and websources location. The database covers over 50 open-content journals, while some more specialized tools allow for an in-depth inquiring

Content Pertinence to Political Science

The gateway is completely devoted to French-based online social sciences, with some good material related to PS studies

Updating Rate

Thanks to its syndication technologies, the gateway is constantly and automatically updated