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Council on Undergraduate Research: Undergraduate Journals

Comprehensive list of peer-reviewed journals specifically featuring undergraduate research.

UR Journal of Undergraduate Research (JUR)

The Journal of Undergraduate Research (JUR) is dedicated to providing the UR student body with intellectual perspectives from various academic disciplines. JUR serves as a forum for the presentation of original research thereby encouraging the pursuit of significant scholarly endeavors.

Journal of Young Investigators (JYI)

The Journal of Young Investigators (JYI) is an exciting student-led initiative to broaden the scope of the undergraduate scientific experience. JYI provides opportunities for students to participate in the scientific review and publication processes, primarily through the operation of its peer-reviewed journal for undergraduates. Incorporated as a non-profit, student-run corporation, JYI's staff members currently represent over 30 different academic institutions. JYI has been featured in EurekAlert!, Chemical Engineering News, and The Chronicle on Higher Education.

Council on Undergraduate Research

The Council on Undergraduate Research, founded in 1978, is a national organization of individual and institutional members representing over 900 colleges and universities. The mission of the Council on Undergraduate Research is to support and promote high-quality undergraduate student-faculty collaborative research and scholarship.

WebGURU Guide for Undergraduate Research

The Web Guide to Research for Undergraduates (WebGURU) is an interactive web-based tool intended to assist undergraduates navigate the hurdles of an undergraduate research experience.