Journal articles will give you more detailed analysis and critical research on international relations. Use Library Search for articles across a wide range of the UQ Library's journal article collections, or select an individual database for a more targeted subject-specific approach.
The Australian Political Studies Association (APSA), as the peak body in Political Science and International Relations in Australia, developed a preferred journal rankings list to demonstrate journal quality. The list is ranked A* through to C, with 5% of journals ranked A*, 15% A, 30% B and 50% C.
Further information about the list can be found via the APSA Publications website