Peer Reviewed Journal for the Internet

My research professor just has me sold on the value of peer-reviewed journals. Today I learned about a peer-reviewed journal for the internet. It is called “First Monday.” It is published through the University of Illinois at Chicago University Library. This link for First Monday is


Here is how the First Monday website describes its mission:

First Monday is one of the first openly accessible, peer–reviewed journals on the Internet, solely devoted to the Internet. Since its start in May 1996, First Monday has published 1,361 papers in 215 issues, written by 1,850 different authors. In addition, 12 special issues have appeared. The most recent special issue was entitled “Waves, Bits and Bricks: Media and The Social Production of Urban Space’” edited by Matteo Tarantino and Simone Tosoni. First Monday is indexed in Communication Abstracts, Computer & Communications Security Abstracts, DoIS, eGranary Digital Library, INSPEC, Information Science & Technology Abstracts, LISA, MLA International Bibliography, PAIS, SciVerse Scopus, and other services. First Monday’s ISSN is 1396-0466.