Free Resources From ILA Journals


At ILA, we see the power that literacy has to transform people's lives by helping them develop their potential, earn their livelihood, participate fully in their communities and society, and enjoy the fullness that continuous learning brings to their lives. We are pleased to provide free resources from ILA journals—including access to cutting-edge research—to help make literacy accessible to everyone, everywhere.

Sample Issues Themed Virtual Issues Open Access Articles Articles Included in Wiley Education Collections

Free Articles for International Literacy Day

In honor of International Literacy Day on September 8, check out the following articles focused on digital literacy.

Confronting the Digital Divide: Debunking Brave New World Discourses
The Reading Teacher

Scaffolding Digital Literacies for Disciplinary Learning: Adolescents Collaboratively Composing Multimodal Fictions
Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy

What Are Preadolescent Readers Doing Online? An Examination of Upper Elementary Students' Reading, Writing, and Communication in Digital Spaces
Reading Research Quarterly


Free Sample Issues

Check out the first issue of the current volume of each of the three ILA journals. Click on the cover or links below to start learning!

Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy Cover Reading Research Quarterly Cover The Reading Teacher Cover

Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy 

Reading Research Quarterly

The Reading Teacher

Impact Factor: 0.920

ISI Ranking: 142/235 (Education & Educational Research)

Impact Factor: 1.596
ISI Ranking: 55/235
(Education & Educational Research); 23/58 (Psychology Educational)

Impact Factor: 0.690
ISI Ranking: 174/235
(Education & Educational Research)


Themed Virtual Issues

These collections center on key themes in literacy education. Compiled by our journal editors, each one is an easily accessible literacy resource.

Themed Virtual Issues

NEW! - GLOBAL ISSUES IN LITERACY DEVELOPMENT

The International Literacy Association (ILA) is pleased to present a cross-journal virtual issue on Global Issues in Literacy Development. Cultural, economic, political, and geographical factors all influence literacy development. The editors of the ILA journals have selected the articles below on the research that explores these influences and their impact on global literacy.

 

Themed Virtual Issues

LITERACY ACROSS THE DISCIPLINES
The International Literacy Association (ILA) is pleased to present a cross-journal virtual issue on Literacy Across the Disciplines. Methodologies and approaches in literacy vary by content areas from language arts and social studies to science and mathematics. The editors of the ILA journals have selected the articles below to help navigate these differences.


Open Access Articles

The articles below were published with unrestricted online access. ILA supports the publication of Open Access articles to comply with research grant mandates.


Articles Included in Wiley Education Collections

Literacy is a common thread that connects all areas of education, and the multidisciplinary topics published in the journals represent that connection. ILA journal articles are frequently included in Wiley cross-content collections on various topics like Autism, bullying, and STEM Education. These collections are compiled below for your convenience.

Wiley Education Collections

Does Disciplinary Literacy Have a Place in Elementary School?
The Reading Teacher
(Included in the Top Cited Campaign)

Writing In The Wild Writers' Motivation In Fan-Based Affinity Spaces
Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy
(Included in the Top Cited Campaign)

Improving Reading Comprehension And Social Studies Knowledge In Middle School
Reading Research Quarterly
(Included in the Top Cited Campaign)

Showing, Not Telling: Tableau as an Embodied Text
The Reading Teacher
(Included in Creativity)

Using Online Media to Write Extended Persuasive Text
The Reading Teacher
(Included in Creativity)

At the Intersection of Creativity and Civic Engagement: Adolescents' Literacies in Action
Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy
(Included in Creativity)

Creating Comic Books in Nigeria: International Reflections on Literacy, Creativity, and Student Engagement
Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy
(Included in Creativity)

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