The staff of the Journal of Anime and Manga Studies (JAMS) launched on March 1 that the journal has joined the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ).

The staff of JAMS describes the journal:

The Journal of Anime and Manga Studies (JAMS) is dedicated to the scholarly analysis of anime, manga, cosplay, and the fandom surrounding these areas for researchers and these excited by anime and its custom. As an open entry journal, JAMS objectives to achieve an viewers of college students every inside and outdoor the academe, encouraging public engagement by means of the digital humanities.

JAMS hopes to forge connections with anime followers, college students, and better education.

JAMS launched its inaugural problem in 2020, and printed its second problem last November.

The Directory of Open Access Journals is an unbiased itemizing that launched in 2003. It indexes roughly 17,500 peer-reviewed, open entry journals defending the fields of science, know-how, medicine, social sciences, arts, and humanities.

Source: Illinois Open Publishing Network’s Twitter account via Billy Tringali’s Twitter account