E-International Relations (E-IR) is an open-access website covering international relations and international politics. Its editor-in-chief is Stephen McGlinchey. The website has published since November 2007 and was incorporated as a non-profit organization in 2011. It is listed under "sites of related interest" by the London School of Economics and is recommended by leading professors and diplomats. Its articles have been cited by the Wall Street Journal's blog, The Brookings Institution's website, World Affairs, the Stanley Foundation's website, The Daily Beast, and the International Coalition for the Responsibility to Protect. It is indexed by the Human Security Gateway.
E-IR contains a mixture of open access books, articles, essays, and features, broadly aimed at students and scholars of international politics. Prominent contributors have included Ted Robert Gurr, Harsh V. Pant, Charles J. Dunlap, Jr., Rohan Gunaratna, Siegfried O. Wolf, Anand Menon, Barry Rubin, I. William Zartman, Immanuel Wallerstein, Jolyon Howorth, John Redwood, Brian Barder and Stephen Chan.
The site also runs a student essay award and has ventured into publishing free textbooks for students.