Corpus of Journal Articles 2014


Welcome to the Corpus of Journal Articles (CJA) 2014. The CJA 2014 is a large collection of articles from 721 high-impact journals in 38 disciplines in Journal Citation Reports (JCR) or in SCImago Journal Rank (SJR).

The CJA 2014 consists of 760 articles with a total of 6,015,063 words and contains three sub-corpora:

1. Research articles corpus contains 2,810,992 words in 18 sections.
2. Review articles corpus contains 2,293,767 words in 5 sections.
3. Theoretical articles corpus contains 910,304 words in 4 sections.

  • You can search for a word, e.g. research, data, framework or a phrase, e.g. rather than, in accordance with, in this study, and find examples of its use in its context.

  • You can also search for an additional word in combination with your search word, e.g. future (search word) and research (additional word), or search phrase, e.g. in this study (search phrase) and participants (additional word).

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The default setting displays up to 40 instances. You can click on the link at the top of the page to see all the instances in the CRA.

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The computer software used to search the CJA is ConcGramOnline© designed and written by Chris Greaves, Senior Project Fellow, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

The work to compile the CJA 2014 was substantially supported with generous funding from the Departmental Teaching and Learning Grant, Department of English (Project No. 88BY). This support is gratefully acknowledged.