Tuwhera Open Peer Reviewed Journals

Our peer reviewed journals are all edited and managed by academic staff at AUT, backed by expert and discipline-led editorial boards.

How we support journals and editors

Our services are free. We provide full training, implementation and publication workflow support. Our journal sites are created on modern, responsive interface. Content is granted copyright provision through Creative Commons licences, assigned Digital Object Identifiers for long-term link stability, and long-term preservation via CLOCKSS.

Our Titles

Applied Finance Letters

Applied Finance Letters is a peer-reviewed journal published by Auckland Centre for Financial Research. The journal features mainly empirical research with clear implications and relevance for the finance industry. The aim is to encourage discussions among academics, policy makers and financial practitioners.

Pacific Journalism Review : Te Koakoa

Pacific Journalism Review, founded at the University of Papua New Guinea in 1994, is a peer-reviewed journal covering media issues and communication in the South Pacific, Asia-Pacific, Australia and New Zealand. PJR is published by Pacific Media Centre in the School of Communication Studies, Auckland University of Technology and has links with the University of the South Pacific. It is a ranked journal with SCOPUS metrics.

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Te Kaharoa

Te Kaharoa is a multi-disciplinary, refereed, journal with a focus on indigenous issues in the Pacific region. It is supported by Te Ara Poutama – the Faculty of Māori and Indigenous Development – at AUT University. It features articles on language, culture, art, history, anthropology, development studies, and other disciplines associated with the indigenous peoples of the Pacific.

Te Wharenga

Te Wharenga is an open access, peer-reviewed journal focusing on New Zealand criminal law, evidence and procedure and also of wider matters of criminal justice and policy.

Pacific Health

Pacific Health

Pacific Health is a peer-reviewed journal with a focus on health, communities and the environment around the Pacific Rim including Aotearoa New Zealand, Pacific Islands, East and South East Asia and Australia.


Teachers' Work

The New Zealand Journal of Teachers' Work contains articles of interest to Early Childhood, Primary, Secondary and Tertiary teachers. The journal aims to disseminate New Zealand research on and by teachers and also other articles on current issues that may be of interest to teachers and prospective teachers.


Ata: Journal of Psychotherapy Aotearoa New Zealand

Ata is the professional, peer-reviewed journal of the New Zealand Association of Psychotherapists.  Ata publishes two issues per year.


Decolonization of Criminology and Justice

DCJ is a peer-reviewed journal. It publishes research that aims to contribute to the decolonization of criminology and criminal justice, which encompasses theoretical, qualitative and quantitative inquiries into traditional and emerging criminal justice topics and studies on epistemologies, methodologies and methods related to criminological research and tertiary teaching.


Pacific Journal of Technology Enhanced Learning

Pacific Journal of Technology Enhanced Learning has a focus on informed use and application of technology in learning and technology. In particular, how design-based research informs and enhances pedagogical use of technology in education and helps create transferable knowledge for use by other practitioners.

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Back Story

Back Story provides a medium for those interested in ‘looking back’ at New Zealand’s art, media and design history. These are the stories that lie behind current media, art and design production and practice in this country.

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