Members of the societies founded The Sociological Review, contributed to early University teaching of Sociology, published many books and papers and collected survey material from the UK and Europe.

The journal Staffordshire Studies is published annually by the Centre for Local History. It covers all aspects of the history of the historic county of Staffordshire, including the parts of the south of the county transferred to the West Midlands in 1974.

The Shropshire Record Series was founded in 1997 by the Centre for Local History here at Keele University. It aims to provide accurate and accessible editions of documents relating to the historic county of Shropshire.

Under Construction @ Keele is a postgraduate journal for the Faculty of Humanities and Social Science at Keele University. It is a platform for postgraduate students, at any stage of their research, to showcase their work through a peer-reviewed process and format.