Island Studies Resources

Follow the links for island studies resources:

There are two key journals:

Island Studies Journal (ISJ) is a scholarly journal dedicated to the inter-disciplinary study of our ‘world of islands’. There are a great number of island related academic papers, book reviews and other commentary available at this journal site: http://www.islandstudies.ca/journal

Shima: International Journal into Research on Island Cultures  http://shimajournal.org/introduction.html   Shima has been established to publish material addressing one or more of the following areas:

  • Theoretical and/or comparative studies of island cultures (and/or diasporic island communities)
  • Case studies of island cultures
  • Accounts of collaborative research and development projects in island cultures
  • Fictional representations of islands and ‘islandness’