JBSS Library Subscriptions

Library Orders

The Journal of Behavioral and Social Sciences (JBSS) is a printed, peer-reviewed, quarterly journal, having institutional library rates of $95 annually. There are two payment options. 

1. Make checks payable to Academic Research Resources, LLC and send to:

Dr. Michael Firmin
Academic Research Resources, LLC
24 W. Xenia Avenue – P. O. Box 24
Cedarville, Ohio 45314

For international subscriptions, make checks payable in U.S. dollars. 


2. To pay via credit card, click HERE then please send an email to Dr. Firmin with the following information: University name, complete mailing address for the library, contact person and a phone number.


Questions may be directed to 937-766-3242 or firmin@cedarville.edu.


About JBSS

The Journal of Behavioral and Social Sciences (JBSS) completed Volume 1, issues 1, 2, 3 and 4 in 2014. It is published quarterly, and subsequent issues continue to be published every three months by season (winter, spring, summer, and fall).

JBSS publishes articles of original research which focus on social science and behavioral science, including quantitative, qualitative, historical, and archival research methodologies. The journal is deliberately interdisciplinary but utilization of social science research methods hold the common thread for a focused readership (e.g., sociology, psychology, anthropology, education, political science, etc.).

The journal has been assigned ISSN #2375-8899 and is indexed full-text with EBSCO's Academic Search Complete, having a world-wide subscription-base of over 13,000 libraries. 

Librarians may request complimentary PDF copies of a JBSS volume via e-mail when considering a potential subscription. An example of a JBSS issue can be found here.

JBBS accepts manuscripts year round and is independent of any particular association or conference. As such, although JBSS supports the American Association of Behavioral and Social Sciences, the journal publishes articles outside of the conference and association-affiliations, solicits manuscripts globally, and possess an independent editor and review board that is separate from AABSS organization. In sum, JBSS is an independent journal and publishes manuscripts submitted within and outside of AABSS contexts.