List of scientific journals

List of scientific journals

Encyclopedia
The following is a partial list of scientific journals. There are thousands of scientific journal
Scientific journal
In academic publishing, a scientific journal is a periodical publication intended to further the progress of science, usually by reporting new research. There are thousands of scientific journals in publication, and many more have been published at various points in the past...

s in publication, and many more have been published at various points in the past. The list given here is far from exhaustive, containing only some of the most influential, currently publishing journals in each field. As a rule of thumb, each field should be represented by more or less ten positions, chosen by their impact factor
Impact factor
The impact factor, often abbreviated IF, is a measure reflecting the average number of citations to articles published in science and social science journals. It is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field, with journals with higher impact factors deemed...

s and other ratings.

Note: there are many science magazine
Science Magazine
Science Magazine was a half-hour television show produced by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation from 1975 to 1979.The show was hosted by geneticist David Suzuki, who previously hosted the daytime youth programme Suzuki On Science...

s that are not scientific journals, including Scientific American
Scientific American
Scientific American is a popular science magazine. It is notable for its long history of presenting science monthly to an educated but not necessarily scientific public, through its careful attention to the clarity of its text as well as the quality of its specially commissioned color graphics...

, New Scientist
New Scientist
New Scientist is a weekly non-peer-reviewed English-language international science magazine, which since 1996 has also run a website, covering recent developments in science and technology for a general audience. Founded in 1956, it is published by Reed Business Information Ltd, a subsidiary of...

, Australasian Science
Australasian Science
Australasian Science is a monthly science magazine published in Australia. It contains a mixture of news items and feature articles.Australasian Science is Australia’s longest-running scientific publication...

 and others. They are not listed here.

For periodicals in the social sciences and humanities, see List of social science journals

General and multidisciplinary science

  • Nature
    Nature (journal)
    Nature, first published on 4 November 1869, is ranked the world's most cited interdisciplinary scientific journal by the Science Edition of the 2010 Journal Citation Reports...

  • Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society
    Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society
    The Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society is a scientific journal published by the Royal Society of London. It was established in 1665, making it the first journal in the world exclusively devoted to science, and it has remained in continuous publication ever since, making it the world's...

  • PLoS ONE
    PLoS ONE
    PLoS ONE is an open access peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the Public Library of Science since 2006. It covers primary research from any discipline within science and medicine. All submissions go through an internal and external pre-publication peer review but are not excluded on the...

  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
    The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, usually referred to as PNAS, is the official journal of the United States National Academy of Sciences...

  • Proceedings of the Royal Society
    Proceedings of the Royal Society
    Proceedings of the Royal Society is the parent title of two scientific journals published by the Royal Society, whereas its initial journal, Philosophical Transactions, is now devoted to special thematic issues...

  • Science
    Science (journal)
    Science is the academic journal of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and is one of the world's top scientific journals....


Astronomy and astrophysics



  • AIAA Journal
    AIAA Journal
    The AIAA Journal is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published monthly by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics. It covers all areas of aeronautics and astronautics, particularly with respect to new theoretical and experimental developments. The current editor-in-chief is Peretz...

     from the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
    American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
    The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics is the professional society for the field of aerospace engineering. The AIAA was founded in 1963 from the merger of two earlier societies: the American Rocket Society , founded in 1930 as the American Interplanetary Society , and the Institute...

  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
    Astronomy and Astrophysics
    * Astronomy and Astrophysics has a 2010 impact factor of 4.410.-See also:*The Astronomy and Astrophysics Review‎*Advanced Satellite for Cosmology and Astrophysics*Astronomy & Geophysics*Astronomical Journal*Astrophysical Journal...

  • Astronomical Journal
    Astronomical Journal
    The Astronomical Journal is a peer-reviewed monthly scientific journal owned by the American Astronomical Society and currently published by Institute of Physics Publishing. It is one of the premier journals for astronomy in the world...

  • Astrophysical Journal
    Astrophysical Journal
    The Astrophysical Journal is a peer-reviewed scientific journal covering astronomy and astrophysics. It was founded in 1895 by the American astronomers George Ellery Hale and James Edward Keeler. It publishes three 500-page issues per month....

  • Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society is one of the world's leading scientific journals in astronomy and astrophysics. It has been in continuous existence since 1827 and publishes peer-reviewed letters and papers reporting original research in relevant fields...

  • Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific is a monthly scientific journal which publishes astronomy research and review papers, instrumentation papers and dissertation summaries....


Chemistry


The journals listed below are the 10 highest ranking chemistry journals that publish papers in all areas of chemistry, ranked according to the total number of references. The comprehensive list referenced above should be consulted for high ranking journals in specific areas of chemistry.
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society
    Journal of the American Chemical Society
    The Journal of the American Chemical Society is a weekly peer-reviewed scientific journal that was established in 1879 by the American Chemical Society. The journal has absorbed two other publications in its history, the Journal of Analytical and Applied Chemistry and the American Chemical Journal...

  • Angewandte Chemie
    Angewandte Chemie
    Angewandte Chemie is a weekly peer-reviewed scientific journal that covers all aspects of chemistry. Its impact factor was 12.730 in 2010, the highest value for a chemistry-specific journal that publishes original research...

  • Chemical Communications
    Chemical Communications
    Chemical Communications, known as ChemComm, is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the Royal Society of Chemistry . It contains communications of significant work from across the chemical sciences. It also includes feature articles...

  • Chemical Reviews
    Chemical Reviews
    Chemical Reviews , is a peer-reviewed scientific journal, published since 1924 by the American Chemical Society. As the name indicates, it publishes comprehensive, critical reviews of an area rather than original research...

  • Accounts of Chemical Research
    Accounts of Chemical Research
    Accounts of Chemical Research is a peer-reviewed scientific journal, published since 1968 by the American Chemical Society. ACR is currently indexed/abstracted in: Chemical Abstracts Service , British Library, CABI, EBSCOhost, Proquest, PubMed, SCOPUS, SwetsWise and Web of Science.The current...

  • Chemistry - A European Journal
    Chemistry - A European Journal
    Chemistry - A European Journal is an international scientific journal that publishes articles on all areas of chemistry and related fields. It is owned and supported by the Editorial Union of Chemical Societies which is an organization of 14 European chemical societies. It is published by John...

  • Chemistry Letters
    Chemistry Letters
    Chemistry Letters is a scientific journal published by the Chemical Society of Japan. It specialises in the rapid publication of highlight reviews and letters on all areas of chemistry. The impact factor of this journal is 1.460 .-External links:*...

  • Bulletin of the Chemical Society of Japan
    Bulletin of the Chemical Society of Japan
    Founded in 1926, the Bulletin of the Chemical Society of Japan is a scientific journal published by the Chemical Society of Japan. Due to World War II publication was suspended between 1945 to 1946...

  • Helvetica Chimica Acta
    Helvetica Chimica Acta
    Helvetica Chimica Acta is a scientific journal founded by the Swiss Chemical Society. It is published by John Wiley & Sons, both in print and online. It publishes papers in all areas of chemistry. The impact factor of this journal is 1.284 ....

  • Canadian Journal of Chemistry
    Canadian Journal of Chemistry
    The Canadian Journal of Chemistry is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by NRC Research Press. It is the official journal the Canadian Society for Chemistry...


Earth and atmospheric sciences



  • Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics
    Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics
    Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics is an open access publication of the European Geosciences Union. It is a peer-reviewed scientific journal publishing studies investigating the Earth's atmosphere and the underlying chemical and physical processes. It covers the altitude range from the land and...

  • Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
    Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
    The Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society is a scientific journal published by the American Meteorological Society.The official organ of the society, it is devoted to editorials, topical reports to members, articles, professional and membership news, conference announcements, programs and...

  • Earth Interactions
    Earth Interactions
    Earth Interactions is a scientific journal published by the American Meteorological Society, American Geophysical Union, and Association of American Geographers....

  • Eos
    Eos (journal)
    Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, a publication of the American Geophysical Union, is a weekly newspaper of geophysics that carries refereed articles on current research and on the relationship of geophysics to social and political questions, news, book reviews, AGU journal and meeting...

  • Geophysical Research Letters
    Geophysical Research Letters
    Geophysical Research Letters is a semi-monthly peer reviewed scientific journal published by the American Geophysical Union that was established in 1974...

  • International Journal of Speleology
    International Journal of Speleology
    The International Journal of Speleology is since 1978 the official peer-reviewed scientific journal of the Union Internationale de Spéléologie. Since 1981 it has been published by the Società Speleologica Italiana....

  • Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
    Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
    The Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology is a scientific journal published by the American Meteorological Society....

  • Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences
    Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences
    The Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences is a scientific journal published by the American Meteorological Society...

  • Journal of Climate
    Journal of Climate
    The Journal of Climate is a scientific journal published by the American Meteorological Society.The journal publishes articles on climate research, in particular those concerned with large-scale atmospheric and oceanic variability, changes in the climate system , and climate simulation and...

  • Journal of Geophysical Research
    Journal of Geophysical Research
    The Journal of Geophysical Research is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the American Geophysical Union 80 times per year. It contains original research on the physical, chemical, and biological processes that contribute to the understanding of the Earth, Sun, and solar system...

  • Journal of the IEST
    Journal of the IEST
    The Journal of the IEST is a peer-reviewed scientific journal and the official publication of the Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology . It covers research on simulation, testing, modeling, control, and the teaching of the environmental sciences and technologies. The journal was...

  • Journal of Physical Oceanography
    Journal of Physical Oceanography
    Journal of Physical Oceanography is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the American Meteorological Society . It was established in January 1971 and is available on the web since 1996...

  • Journal of Soil and Water Conservation
    Journal of Soil and Water Conservation
    The Journal of Soil and Water Conservation is a bimonthly peer-reviewed journal of conservation science, practice, and policy. The journal is published by the Soil and Water Conservation Society....

  • National Weather Digest
    National Weather Digest
    National Weather Digest is a scientific journal published quarterly by the National Weather Association and is devoted to peer-reviewed articles, technical notes, correspondence, and official news of the Association.- See also :...

  • Weather
    Weather
    Weather is the state of the atmosphere, to the degree that it is hot or cold, wet or dry, calm or stormy, clear or cloudy. Most weather phenomena occur in the troposphere, just below the stratosphere. Weather refers, generally, to day-to-day temperature and precipitation activity, whereas climate...

  • Weather and Forecasting
    Weather and Forecasting
    Weather and Forecasting is a scientific journal published by the American Meteorological Society.Articles on forecasting and analysis techniques, forecast verification studies, and case studies useful to forecasters...

  • Zeitschrift für Geologische Wissenschaften (Journal for the Geological Sciences)

Physics


  • Acta Crystallographica
    Acta Crystallographica
    Acta Crystallographica refers to a family of scientific journals, with peer-reviewed articles about crystallography, published by the International Union of Crystallography...

    -- parts A, B
  • Advances in Physics
    Advances in Physics
    -External links:*...

  • American Journal of Physics
    American Journal of Physics
    The American Journal of Physics is a monthly, peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the American Association of Physics Teachers and the American Institute of Physics. The editor is Jan Tobochnik of Kalamazoo College.-Aims and scope:...

  • Journal of Physics
    Journal of Physics
    Journal of Physics may refer to:* Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical* Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics* Journal of Physics C: Solid State Physics...

     - parts A-D, G
  • Nature Physics
    Nature Physics
    Nature Physics, is a monthly, peer reviewed, scientific journal published by the Nature Publishing Group. It was first published in October 2005 . The Chief Editor is Alison Wright, who is a full-time professional editor employed by this journal...

  • New Journal of Physics
  • Physical Review
    Physical Review
    Physical Review is an American scientific journal founded in 1893 by Edward Nichols. It publishes original research and scientific and literature reviews on all aspects of physics. It is published by the American Physical Society. The journal is in its third series, and is split in several...

     - parts A-E and Physical Review Letters
    Physical Review Letters
    Physical Review Letters , established in 1958, is a peer reviewed, scientific journal that is published 52 times per year by the American Physical Society...

  • Reports on Progress in Physics
  • Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society
    Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society
    The Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society is a scientific journal published by the Royal Society of London. It was established in 1665, making it the first journal in the world exclusively devoted to science, and it has remained in continuous publication ever since, making it the world's...


Biology in general



  • American Naturalist
    American Naturalist
    The American Naturalist is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal that was established in 1867. It is published by the University of Chicago Press on behalf of the American Society of Naturalists. The journal covers research in ecology, evolutionary biology, population, and integrative biology....

  • Biological Reviews
  • BioEssays
    Bioessays
    BioEssays is a monthly scientific review journal that publishes reviews, hypotheses, insights and commentary in the field of biology. Areas covered include cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry, genetics, genomics, evolution, neuroscience, physiology, molecular pathogenesis, Applied Biology...

  • Biophysical Journal
    Biophysical Journal
    The Biophysical Journal is the journal of the Biophysical Society published by Cell Press. The society comprises chemists, biochemists, and physical chemists, biologists, neuroscientists, plant and animal physiologists, engineers, mathematicians, and physicists...

  • Cell
    Cell (journal)
    Cell is a peer-reviewed scientific journal publishing research papers across a broad range of disciplines within the life sciences. Areas covered include molecular biology, cell biology, systems biology, stem cells, developmental biology, genetics and genomics, proteomics, cancer research,...

  • Journal of Cell Biology
    Journal of Cell Biology
    The Journal of Cell Biology is an international, peer-reviewed journal owned by The Rockefeller University and published by The Rockefeller University Press.- History :...

  • International Journal of Biological Sciences
    International Journal of Biological Sciences
    The International Journal of Biological Sciences is an open access scientific journal published by Ivyspring International Publisher. It pulbishes original articles, reviews, and short research communications in all areas of biological sciences. Articles are archived in PubMed Central and abstracts...

  • Journal of Theoretical Biology
    Journal of Theoretical Biology
    The Journal of Theoretical Biology is a scientific journal about theoretical biology; dealing with theoretical issues, as well as mathematical and computational aspects of biology. Some research areas covered by the papers published in the journal are population genetics, morphogenesis,...

  • Journal of Molecular Biology
    Journal of Molecular Biology
    The Journal of Molecular Biology is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published weekly by Elsevier. It covers original scientific research concerning studies of organisms or their components at the molecular level.- Notable articles :...

  • PLoS Biology
    PLoS Biology
    PLoS Biology is a peer-reviewed scientific journal covering all aspects of biology. Publication began on October 13, 2003.It was the first journal of the Public Library of Science. All content in PLoS Biology is published under the Creative Commons "by-attribution" license...


Agriculture

  • Agronomy for Sustainable Development
    Agronomy for Sustainable Development
    Agronomy for Sustainable Development is a peer-reviewed scientific journal publishing research on the interactions between cropping systems and other activities in the context of sustainable development. It is one of the seven journals of the French Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique...

  • Journal of Animal Science
    Journal of Animal Science
    The Journal of Animal Science is a peer-reviewed scientific journal in the field of animal science. It is published by the American Society of Animal Science....

  • Journal of Soil and Water Conservation
    Journal of Soil and Water Conservation
    The Journal of Soil and Water Conservation is a bimonthly peer-reviewed journal of conservation science, practice, and policy. The journal is published by the Soil and Water Conservation Society....


Biophysics and biochemistry

  • Biochemical Journal
    Biochemical Journal
    The Biochemical Journal is a peer-reviewed scientific journal which covers all aspects of biochemistry, as well as cell and molecular biology...

  • Biophysical Journal
    Biophysical Journal
    The Biophysical Journal is the journal of the Biophysical Society published by Cell Press. The society comprises chemists, biochemists, and physical chemists, biologists, neuroscientists, plant and animal physiologists, engineers, mathematicians, and physicists...

  • European Journal of Biochemistry
  • FEBS Journal
    FEBS Journal
    FEBS Journal is a scientific journal published by the Federation of European Biochemical Societies . Before 2005, this journal was known as the European Journal of Biochemistry, which itself was the new name of Biochemische Zeitschrift that was adopted in 1967...

  • Journal of Biological Chemistry
    Journal of Biological Chemistry
    The Journal of Biological Chemistry is a weekly peer-reviewed scientific journal that was established in 1905. Since 1925 it is published by the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. It covers research in any area of biochemistry or molecular biology. The editor-in-chief is...

  • Biochemistry
    Biochemistry
    Biochemistry, sometimes called biological chemistry, is the study of chemical processes in living organisms, including, but not limited to, living matter. Biochemistry governs all living organisms and living processes...

  • Journal of Molecular Biology
    Journal of Molecular Biology
    The Journal of Molecular Biology is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published weekly by Elsevier. It covers original scientific research concerning studies of organisms or their components at the molecular level.- Notable articles :...

  • Xenobiotica
    Xenobiotica
    Xenobiotica is a peer-reviewed medical journal that publishes comprehensive research papers on all areas of xenobiotics. It is published by Informa plc and covers six main areas:...


Botany



  • American Journal of Botany
    American Journal of Botany
    The American Journal of Botany is a peer-reviewed scientific journal which includes research papers on all aspects of plant biology. It is published by the Botanical Society of America on a monthly basis since 1914....

  • Annals of Botany
    Annals of Botany
    Annals of Botany is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal, founded in 1887, that publishes research articles, brief communications, and reviews in all areas of botany. The journal is supported and managed by Annals of Botany Company, a non-profit educational charity, and published through...

  • International Journal of Plant Sciences
    International Journal of Plant Sciences
    The International Journal of Plant Sciences covers botanical research including genetics and genomics, developmental and cell biology, biochemistry and physiology, morphology and structure, systematics, plant-microbe interactions, paleobotany, evolution, and ecology. The journal also regularly...

  • New Phytologist

Ecology

  • Advances in Ecological Research
    Advances in Ecological Research
    Advances in Ecological Research is a scientific journal which was first published in 1962 by Academic Press. It was originally envisaged to be published every two years, however due to the quantity and quality of contributions it began to be published annually after the second issue. The first...

  • Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics
    Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics
    The Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics is an annual peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Annual Reviews. The journal was established in 1970 as the Annual Review of Ecology and Systematics and changed its name beginning in 2003...

  • Ecology
    Ecology (journal)
    Ecology is a scientific journal publishing research and synthesis papers in the field of ecology. It was founded in 1920, and is published by the Ecological Society of America.- External links :**...

  • Ecology Letters
    Ecology Letters
    Ecology Letters is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Wiley-Blackwell and the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique. Marcel Holyoak took over as editor in chief from Michael Hochberg in 2008...

  • Journal of Ecology
    Journal of Ecology
    The Journal of Ecology is a bimonthly peer-reviewed scientific journal covering all aspects of the ecology of plants. It was established in 1913 and is published by Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of the British Ecological Society....

  • Journal of Soil and Water Conservation
    Journal of Soil and Water Conservation
    The Journal of Soil and Water Conservation is a bimonthly peer-reviewed journal of conservation science, practice, and policy. The journal is published by the Soil and Water Conservation Society....

  • Trends in Ecology & Evolution

Forestry

  • Bosque
    BOSQUE
    Revista BOSQUE is a scientific journal published by the Forestry Faculty of the Southern University of Chile. It publishes articles on a wide range of forestry-related topics, primarily on issues that are relevant to Chile, Latin America and the Southern Hemisphere. The published articles include...

  • Canadian Journal of Forest Research
    Canadian Journal of Forest Research
    The Canadian Journal of Forest Research is a peer-reviewed journal of the NRC Research Press covering many research topics related to forest resource management. The journal publishes several manuscript types, including articles, reviews, notes and commentaries...

  • Forest Ecology and Management
    Forest Ecology and Management
    Forest Ecology and Management is an international peer-reviewed journal that publishes articles linking forest ecology with the management of forest resources. The journal publishes research manuscripts that report results of original research, review articles, and book reviews...


Genetics

  • Genetica
    Genetica
    Genetica is a peer-reviewed scientific journal publishing mainly original genetic research. It was first published in January 1919 by Kluwer Academic , and has published articles in English, Dutch, French and German. Publication was suspended from 1944 to 1946. The journal allows self-archiving,...

  • Genetics
    Genetics (journal)
    Genetics is a monthly scientific journal publishing investigations bearing on heredity, genetics, biochemistry and molecular biology. Genetics is published by the Genetics Society of America...

  • Heredity
    Heredity (journal)
    Heredity is a scientific journal concerned with heredity in a biological sense, i.e. genetics. It was founded by R.A. Fisher and C. D. Darlington in 1947. It is the official journal of The Genetics Society....

  • Journal of Genetics
    Journal of Genetics
    The Journal of Genetics is a peer-reviewed scientific journal in the field of genetics and evolution. It was founded in 1910 by the British geneticists William Bateson and Reginald Punnett and is one of the oldest genetics journals. It was later edited by J.B.S...

  • Theoretical and Applied Genetics
    Theoretical and Applied Genetics
    Theoretical and Applied Genetics is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Springer Science+Business Media. The journal publishes articles in the fields of plant genetics, genomics, and biotechnology. It was established in 1929 as Der Züchter, which name was changed to the current one in...


Neuroscience

  • Behavioral and Brain Sciences
    Behavioral and Brain Sciences
    Behavioral and Brain Sciences is a peer-reviewed scientific journal of Open Peer Commentary founded in 1978 by Stevan Harnad and published by Cambridge University Press...

  • Developmental Science
    Developmental Science
    Developmental Science is a peer-reviewed scientific journal covering developmental psychology and developmental cognitive neuroscience that was established in 1998. The current editors are Denis Mareschal, Paul C. Quin, and Mark H...

  • Genes, Brain and Behavior
    Genes, Brain and Behavior
    According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2009 impact factor is 4.061, ranking Genes, Brain and Behavior 63rd out of 237 listed journals in the category "Neurosciences" and 6th out of 48 listed journals in the category "Behavioral Sciences"....

  • Journal of Neurochemistry
    Journal of Neurochemistry
    The Journal of Neurochemistry is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established by the International Society for Neurochemistry in 1956. The journal covers a variety of subjects within the field of neuroscience, but focuses in particular on the "molecular and cellular aspects of the nervous system,...

  • Journal of Neurophysiology
    Journal of Neurophysiology
    The Journal of Neurophysiology is a peer-reviewed scientific journal founded in 1938. It is published by the American Physiological Society on a monthly basis, edited by David Linden. It publishes original research reports concerning the physiological aspects of neuroscience, along with a small...

  • Journal of Neuroscience
    Journal of Neuroscience
    The Journal of Neuroscience is a weekly scientific journal published by the Society for Neuroscience. The journal publishes peer-reviewed empirical research articles in the field of neuroscience...

  • Nature Neuroscience
    Nature Neuroscience
    Nature Neuroscience is a monthly scientific journal published by Nature Publishing Group. Its focus is original research papers relating specifically to neuroscience and was established in May 1998. According to the Journal Citation Reports, Nature Neuroscience has a 2009 impact factor of 14.345,...

  • Neuron
    Neuron (journal)
    Neuron is a neuroscience scientific journal published by Cell Press. It has been in continuous publication since 1988....

  • Trends in Neurosciences

Zoology



  • Journal of Zoology
    Journal of Zoology
    The Journal of Zoology is a scientific journal concerning zoology, the study of animals. It was founded in 1830 by the Zoological Society of London and is published by Wiley-Blackwell. It carries original research papers, which are targeted towards general readers...

  • Zoology
    Zoology (journal)
    Zoology is a quarterly scientific journal concerning zoology . It was founded in 1886.It is published by Urban & Fischer Verlag of the University of Göttingen in Germany.-External links:*...

  • Zootaxa
    Zootaxa
    Zootaxa is a peer-reviewed scientific journal for animal taxonomists. It is published by Magnolia Press . The journal was established by Zhi-Qiang Zhang in 2001 and new issues are published multiple times a week...


Computer science

For a more comprehensive list, see :Category:Computer science journals.

  • ACM Computing Reviews
    ACM Computing Reviews
    ACM Computing Reviews is an academic journal that reviews computer science literature. It is published by the Association for Computing Machinery .- External links :* — limited access for non-subscribers...

  • Artificial Intelligence
    Artificial Intelligence (journal)
    Artificial Intelligence is a scientific journal on artificial intelligence research. It was established in 1970 and is published by Elsevier. The journal is abstracted and indexed in Scopus and Science Citation Index. The 2009 Impact Factor for this journal is 3.036 and the 5-Year Impact Factor is...

  • Communications of the ACM
    Communications of the ACM
    Communications of the ACM is the flagship monthly journal of the Association for Computing Machinery . First published in 1957, CACM is sent to all ACM members, currently numbering about 80,000. The articles are intended for readers with backgrounds in all areas of computer science and information...

  • Computer
    Computer (magazine)
    Computer is an IEEE Computer Society practitioner-oriented magazine issued to all members of the society. It contains peer-reviewed articles, regular columns and interviews on current computing-related issues. The magazine can be categorized somewhere between a trade magazine and a research...

  • IEEE Transactions on Computers
    IEEE Transactions on Computers
    The IEEE Transactions on Computers is a monthly journal published by the IEEE Computer Society. It contains peer-reviewed articles and other contributions in the area of computer design by electrical and computer engineers. It is intended for researchers, developers, educators, and technical...

  • International Journal of Critical Computer-Based Systems
  • Journal of Functional Programming
    Journal of Functional Programming
    The Journal of Functional Programming is a peer-reviewed scientific journal covering the design, implementation, and application of functional programming languages, spanning the range from mathematical theory to industrial practice...

  • Journal of Machine Learning Research
    Journal of Machine Learning Research
    The Journal of Machine Learning Research , is a scientific journal focusing on machine learning, a subfield of artificial intelligence. It was founded in 2000....

  • Journal of the ACM
    Journal of the ACM
    The Journal of the ACM is the flagship scientific journal of the Association for Computing Machinery . It is peer-reviewed and covers computer science in general, especially theoretical aspects. Its current editor-in-chief is Victor Vianu, from University of California, San Diego.The journal has...

  • SIAM Journal on Computing
    SIAM Journal on Computing
    The SIAM Journal on Computing is a scientific journal focusing on the mathematical and formal aspects of computer science. It is published by the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics . As of September 2008, Éva Tardos serves as editor-in-chief.-External links:** on DBLP...


Engineering

  • Advances in Production Engineering & Management
    Advances in Production Engineering & Management
    Advances in Production Engineering & Management is an interdisciplinary refereed journal. It is published quarterly by , of of University of Maribor....

  • Annual Review of Biomedical Engineering
    Annual Review of Biomedical Engineering
    The Annual Review of Biomedical Engineering is an academic journal started by Martin Yarmush in an effort to document cutting edge research in the areas of molecular, cellular, and bioengineering.The journal is published by the nonprofit Annual Reviews....

  • Fluid Phase Equilibria
    Fluid Phase Equilibria
    Fluid Phase Equilibria is a scientific journal on Chemical Engineering that is published by Elsevier.Fluid Phase Equilibria publishes peer-reviewed scientific papers from the fields of chemistry, thermodynamics, and chemical engineering...

  • Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research
    Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research
    Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research , is a peer-reviewed scientific journal, published under this name since 1970 by the American Chemical Society; however, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry is a forerunner of Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research. From 1911-1916 it was edited by...

  • International Journal of Functional Informatics and Personalized Medicine
  • Journal of Environmental Engineering
    Journal of Environmental Engineering
    The Journal of Environmental Engineering is a monthly engineering journal published by the American Society of Civil Engineers. The journal covers interdisciplinary aspects of the research and practice in environmental engineering, systems engineering, and sanitation.The main editor is Raymond A...

  • Journal of Hydrologic Engineering
    Journal of Hydrologic Engineering
    The Journal of Hydrologic Engineering is a monthly engineering journal, that was first published by the American Society of Civil Engineers in 1996 . The journal provides information on the development of new hydrologic methods, theories, and applications to current engineering problems...

  • Journal of the IEST
    Journal of the IEST
    The Journal of the IEST is a peer-reviewed scientific journal and the official publication of the Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology . It covers research on simulation, testing, modeling, control, and the teaching of the environmental sciences and technologies. The journal was...

  • NASA Tech Briefs
    NASA Tech Briefs
    When the U.S. Congress formed the National Aeronautics and Space Administration in 1958, it mandated in the charter that NASA and its contractors must report to industry any new, commercially-significant technologies developed in the course of their R&D, so that engineers, managers, and scientists...

  • The Post Office Electrical Engineers' Journal
  • Radioelectronics and Communications Systems

Materials science

  • Advanced Materials
    Advanced Materials
    Advanced Materials is a weekly peer-reviewed scientific journal covering materials science. It includes Communications, Reviews, and Feature Articles on topics in chemistry, physics, nanotechnology, ceramics, metallurgy, and biomaterials.-History:...

  • Advanced Composite Materials
    Advanced composite materials
    Advanced composite materials refers to the following titles:*Advanced composite materials *Advanced Composite Materials...

  • Advanced Functional Materials
    Advanced Functional Materials
    Advanced Functional Materials is a bimonthly peer-reviewed scientific journal, established in February 2001, is published by Wiley-VCH. However, it has been published under other titles since 1985.-Scope:...

  • JOM
    JOM
    JOM is a technical trade magazine devoted to exploring the many aspects of materials, science and engineering published monthly by The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society...

  • Journal of Electronic Materials
    Journal of Electronic Materials
    The Journal of Electronic Materials is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal covering chemistry and materials science, chemistry, optical and electronic materials, characterization and evaluation materials, electronics and microelectronics, instrumentation and solid state physics and...

  • Light Metal Age
  • Materials Today
    Materials Today
    Materials Today is a peer-reviewed scientific journal that was established in 1998. It covers all aspects of materials science and is published by Elsevier. The editor in chief is Jonathan Agbenyega...

  • Metallurgical and Materials Transactions
    Metallurgical and Materials Transactions
    Published in two volumes, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A and B are highly respected, peer-reviewed archival journals for metallurgy and materials science...

  • Nature Materials
    Nature Materials
    Nature Materials, is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Nature Publishing Group. It was launched in September 2002. Vincent Dusastre is the launching and current chief editor...

  • Science and Technology of Advanced Materials
    Science and Technology of Advanced Materials
    Science and Technology of Advanced Materials is a bimonthly peer-reviewed scientific journal in materials science that was established in 2000. In 2008 it became an open access journal through the sponsorship by the National Institute for Materials Science . The journal is international, with its...

  • Computational Materials Science

Mathematics



  • Acta Mathematica
    Acta Mathematica
    Acta Mathematica is a journal publishing original research papers in all fields of mathematics. The journal was founded by Gösta Mittag-Leffler in 1882 and is published by Institut Mittag-Leffler, a research institute for mathematics belonging to the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences...

  • Annals of Mathematics
    Annals of Mathematics
    The Annals of Mathematics is a bimonthly mathematical journal published by Princeton University and the Institute for Advanced Study. It ranks amongst the most prestigious mathematics journals in the world by criteria such as impact factor.-History:The journal began as The Analyst in 1874 and was...

  • Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
    Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
    The Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society is a quarterly mathematical journal published by the American Mathematical Society...

  • Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics
    Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics
    Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics is a scientific journal which is associated with the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences. It publishes original research originating from or solicited by the institute, typically in the fields of applied mathematics, mathematical analysis, or...

  • Duke Mathematical Journal
    Duke Mathematical Journal
    Duke Mathematical Journal is a peer-reviewed mathematics journal published by Duke University Press. It was established in 1935. The founding editors-in-chief were David Widder, Arthur Coble, and Joseph Miller Thomas. The first issue included a paper by Solomon Lefschetz...

  • Inventiones Mathematicae
    Inventiones Mathematicae
    Inventiones Mathematicae, often just referred to as Inventiones, is a mathematical journal published monthly by Springer Verlag. It was founded in 1966.-Editors:...

  • Journal of the American Mathematical Society
    Journal of the American Mathematical Society
    The Journal of the American Mathematical Society , is a quarterly, peer reviewed, mathematical journal published by the American Mathematical Society. The editors are Weinan E, Sergey Fomin, Gregory Lawler, John W. Morgan, Karl Rubin, and Terence Tao...

  • Publications Mathématiques de l'IHÉS
    Publications Mathématiques de l'IHÉS
    Publications Mathématiques de l'IHÉS is a mathematical journal. It is published by Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques, with the help of the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique....

  • Journal of Algebra
    Journal of Algebra
    Journal of Algebra is a leading international mathematical research journal in algebra. An imprint of Academic Press, it is presently published by Elsevier. Journal of Algebra was founded by Graham Higman, who was its editor from 1964 to 1984. From 1985 until 2000, Walter Feit served as its...

  • Topology
    Topology
    Topology is a major area of mathematics concerned with properties that are preserved under continuous deformations of objects, such as deformations that involve stretching, but no tearing or gluing...


Mechanics

  • Annual Review of Fluid Mechanics
  • Archive for Rational Mechanics and Analysis
    Archive for Rational Mechanics and Analysis
    The Archive for Rational Mechanics and Analysis is a scientific journal that is devoted to research in mechanics as a deductive, mathematical science. The current editors in chief of the journal are John M. Ball and Richard D. James...


Statistics


  • Journal of the American Statistical Association
    Journal of the American Statistical Association
    The Journal of the American Statistical Association is the most prestigious journal published by the American Statistical Association, the main professional body for statisticians in the United States...

  • The American Statistician
    The American Statistician
    The American Statistician, established in 1947, is a magazine published quarterly by the American Statistical Association.- External links :*...

  • Biometrics
    Biometrics (Journal)
    Biometrics is a journal that publishes articles on the application of statistics and mathematics to the biological sciences. It is published by the International Biometric Society....

  • Biometrika
    Biometrika
    - External links :* . The Internet Archive. 2011....

  • Journal of Business & Economic Statistics
    Journal of Business & Economic Statistics
    The Journal of Business and Economic Statistics is an academic journal, published quarterly by the American Statistical Association. The journal publishes articles dealing with a broad range of applied problems in business and economic statistics...

  • Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization
    Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization
    Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization, is an international journal published by American Institute of Mathematical Sciences and sponsored by Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Curtin University of Technology, and Department of Mathematics, Zhejiang University...

  • Journal of the Royal Statistical Society
    Journal of the Royal Statistical Society
    The Journal of the Royal Statistical Society is a series of three peer-reviewed statistics journals published by Blackwell Publishing for the London-based Royal Statistical Society.- History :...

  • Statistical Science
    Statistical Science
    Statistical Science is a review journal published by the Institute of Mathematical Statistics. The founding editor was Morris H. DeGroot.-External links:*...

  • Journal of Statistical Software
    Journal of Statistical Software
    The Journal of Statistical Software is a peer-reviewed open access scientific journal that publishes papers related to statistical software...

  • Revista Colombiana de Estadistica
    Revista Colombiana de Estadistica
    The Revista Colombiana de Estadistica is a biannual peer-reviewed scientific journal on statistics published by the National University of Colombia. It covers research on statistics, including applications, statistics education, and the history of statistics.- History :The Revista Colombiana de...

  • Technology Innovations in Statistics Education
    Technology Innovations in Statistics Education
    Technology Innovations in Statistics Education is a peer-reviewed scientific journal covering the uses and influences of technology on statistics education from kindergarten to professional development. It is published by Berkeley Electronic Press and edited by Robert Gould, director of the ....

  • Technometrics
    Technometrics
    Technometrics is a journal of statistics for the physical, chemical, and engineering sciences, published quarterly since 1959 by the American Society for Quality and the American Statistical Association.-External links:...


Medicine



  • Annals of Internal Medicine
    Annals of Internal Medicine
    Annals of Internal Medicine is an academic medical journal published by the American College of Physicians . It publishes research articles and reviews in the area of internal medicine. Its current editor is Christine Laine...

  • Archives of Internal Medicine
    Archives of Internal Medicine
    The Archives of Internal Medicine is a peer-reviewed medical journal published twice a month by the American Medical Association. The Archives of Internal Medicine was established in 1908 and covers all aspects of internal medicine, including cardiovascular disease, geriatrics, infectious disease,...

  • British Medical Journal
    British Medical Journal
    BMJ is a partially open-access peer-reviewed medical journal. Originally called the British Medical Journal, the title was officially shortened to BMJ in 1988. The journal is published by the BMJ Group, a wholly owned subsidiary of the British Medical Association...

  • International Journal of Medical Sciences
    International Journal of Medical Sciences
    International Journal of Medical Sciences is an Open Access medical journal published by Ivyspring International Publisher. The scope of the journal covers various areas of basic medical sciences, clinical and experimental research related to the studies of human diseases. Articles include...

  • Molecular Medicine
    Molecular Medicine (journal)
    Molecular Medicine is a peer-reviewed open access medical journal published by The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research. It was established in 1994 and is currently published in paper format six times annually. Manuscripts are posted online when they are accepted for publication...

  • Journal of the American Medical Association
    Journal of the American Medical Association
    The Journal of the American Medical Association is a weekly, peer-reviewed, medical journal, published by the American Medical Association. Beginning in July 2011, the editor in chief will be Howard C. Bauchner, vice chairman of pediatrics at Boston University’s School of Medicine, replacing ...

  • Journal of Clinical Investigation
    Journal of Clinical Investigation
    The Journal of Clinical Investigation is a biomedical journal, with a 2010 impact factor of 14.152. The journal makes its research articles — including access to articles back to 1924 — freely available online....

  • Journal of Experimental Medicine
    Journal of Experimental Medicine
    The Journal of Experimental Medicine is a peer-reviewed academic journal published by the Rockefeller University Press that publishes research papers and commentaries on the physiological, pathological, and molecular mechanisms that encompass the host response to disease...

  • The Lancet
    The Lancet
    The Lancet is a weekly peer-reviewed general medical journal. It is one of the world's best known, oldest, and most respected general medical journals...

  • Nature Medicine
    Nature Medicine
    Nature Medicine is an academic journal publishing research articles, reviews, news and commentaries in the biomedical area, including both basic research and early-phase clinical research. Topics covered include cancer, cardiovascular disease, gene therapy, immunology, vaccines, and neuroscience...

  • New England Journal of Medicine
    New England Journal of Medicine
    The New England Journal of Medicine is an English-language peer-reviewed medical journal published by the Massachusetts Medical Society. It describes itself as the oldest continuously published medical journal in the world.-History:...

  • PLoS Medicine
    PLoS Medicine
    PLoS Medicine is a peer-reviewed medical journal covering the full spectrum of the medical sciences. It began operation on October 19, 2004. It was the second journal of the Public Library of Science , a non-profit open-access publisher. All content in PLoS Medicine is published under the Creative...

  • PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases
    PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases
    PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases is an open access, online scientific journal devoted to the study of neglected tropical diseases. Submissions go through pre-publication peer review for scientific rigor and relevance to a specific set of overlooked diseases, including helminth, bacterial, viral,...

  • The ScientificWorldJournal
    The ScientificWorldJournal
    The ScientificWorldJournal is a peer-reviewed scientific journal covering fields in the life sciences ranging from biomedicine to environmental sciences and its primary audience are researchers working in these fields.- Publication history :...

  • Social Science and Medicine

Health Care & Public Health


  • Bulletin of the World Health Organization
    Bulletin of the World Health Organization
    The Bulletin of the World Health Organization is a monthly public health journal published by the World Health Organization that was established in 1947. It aims to give public health policy and practice guidance based on the best evidence available, while encouraging closer links between...

  • Health Affairs
    Health Affairs
    Health Affairs is a peer-reviewed healthcare journal established in 1981 by John K. Iglehart. It was described by The Washington Post as "the bible of health policy". Health Affairs is indexed and/or abstracted in PubMed, MEDLINE, EBSCO databases, ProQuest, LexisNexis, Current Contents/Health...

  • Mayo Clinic Proceedings
    Mayo Clinic Proceedings
    Mayo Clinic Proceedings is an American peer-reviewed journal published by Dowden Health Media and sponsored by the Mayo Clinic. It covers the field of medicine and was established in 1926 as the Proceedings of the Staff Meetings of the Mayo Clinic. It obtained its current name in 1964...

  • Milbank Quarterly
    Milbank Quarterly
    The Milbank Quarterly is a peer-reviewed journal for the health care sector published since 1923. It has either led, or been in the top three, for impact factor of 49 journals in Health Policy & Services, and of 69 journals in Health Care Sciences & Services since 2003.The Milbank Quarterly is...

  • American Journal of Public Health
    American Journal of Public Health
    The American Journal of Public Health is a monthly peer-reviewed medical journal published by the American Public Health Association covering health policy and public health. The journal was established in 1911 and its stated mission is "to advance public health research, policy, practice, and...


Immunology

  • Allergy
    Allergy
    An Allergy is a hypersensitivity disorder of the immune system. Allergic reactions occur when a person's immune system reacts to normally harmless substances in the environment. A substance that causes a reaction is called an allergen. These reactions are acquired, predictable, and rapid...

  • Annual Review of Immunology
  • Current Opinion in Immunology
    Current Opinion
    Current Opinion is a publisher of review journals on various subjects of biology owned by Elsevier . Each issue, published every two months, contains one or more themed ‘sections’ edited by scientists who specialise in the field and invite authors to contribute reviews aimed at experts and...

  • European Journal of Immunology
    European Journal of Immunology
    The European Journal of Immunology is an academic journal of the European Federation of Immunological Societies covering basic immunology research, with a primary focus on antigen processing, cellular immune response, immunity to infection, immunomodulation, leukocyte signalling, clinical...

  • immunity
    Immunity (journal)
    Immunity is a peer-reviewed medical journal of immunology published by Cell Press. The journal was established in December 1994, and is edited by Peter T. Lee....

  • Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
    Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
    The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology is a medical journal in the field of allergy and immunology. It is the official journal of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology. The journal was established in 1929 as the Journal of Allergy and obtained its current name in 1971...

  • Journal of Immunology
    Journal of Immunology
    The Journal of Immunology is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes basic and clinical studies in all aspects of immunology. It was founded by Arthur Fernandez Coca in 1915 . It is the official journal of The American Association of Immunologists and published by The American Association...

  • Nature Immunology
    Nature Immunology
    Nature Immunology is a peer-reviewed scientific journal focusing on immunology. The journal was founded in 2000, as an expansion of the Nature family of journals.-External links:**...

  • Nature Reviews Immunology
    Nature Reviews Immunology
    Nature Reviews Immunology is a monthly review journal covering the field of immunology. The journal also publishes "Research Highlight" articles, which are short summaries written by the editors that describe recent hot research papers.-External links:*...

  • Trends in Immunology

Nutrition and Food Science

  • American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
    The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition is a monthly peer-reviewed medical journal in the field of clinical nutrition.According to the Journal Citation Reports, it has a 2009 impact factor of 6.307, ranking it third among 66 journals in the category "Nutrition & Dietetics".The journal was...

  • International Journal of Obesity
    International Journal of Obesity
    The International Journal of Obesity is a peer-reviewed medical journal published by the Nature Publishing Group.- Aims and scope :The journal covers research on basic clinical and applied biochemical, physiological, genetical, nutritional, molecular, metabolic, psychological, and epidemiological...

  • Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry
    Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry
    The Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry is a peer-reviewed scientific journal, published since 1950 by the American Chemical Society. It is currently indexed in: Chemical Abstracts Service , Scopus, ProQuest, PubMed, CABI, Ovid, Web of Science, and SwetsWise.The current Editor-in-Chief is...

  • Journal of Food Science
    Journal of Food Science
    The Journal of Food Science is a peer-reviewed scientific journal that was established in 1936 and is published by John Wiley & Sons on behalf of the Institute of Food Technologists in Chicago, Illinois...

  • The Journal of Food Science Education
    The Journal of Food Science Education
    The Journal of Food Science Education is an online peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the Institute of Food Technologists . It was established in 2002 as the first scientific electronic journal of the Institute that is published online only. Its main focus is the education methods...

  • Journal of Nutrition
    Journal of Nutrition
    The Journal of Nutrition is one of two academic journals published by the American Society for Nutrition. It is freely accessible to the public after a 12 month embargo. It was started in 1928 and has an impact factor of 3.77, making it the 3rd among peer-reviewed journals in ISI's nutrition and...

  • Obesity
    Obesity
    Obesity is a medical condition in which excess body fat has accumulated to the extent that it may have an adverse effect on health, leading to reduced life expectancy and/or increased health problems...


Pharmaceutical Sciences

  • Daru-Journal of Faculty of Pharmacy
    Daru-Journal of Faculty of Pharmacy
    Daru is a peer-reviewed journal that is published by Faculty of Pharmacy, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. "Daru" is a Persian word meaning drug...

  • International Journal of Computational Biology and Drug Design
  • Phytotherapy Research
    Phytotherapy Research
    Phytotherapy Research is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal publishing original research papers, short communications, reviews, and letters on medicinal plant research...


See also

  • Lists of journals
  • List of academic journals
  • Open access journal
    Open access journal
    Open access journals are scholarly journals that are available online to the reader "without financial, legal, or technical barriers other than those inseparable from gaining access to the internet itself." Some are subsidized, and some require payment on behalf of the author.Subsidized journals...

  • List of open-access journals
  • List of academic databases and search engines
  • List of scientific journals in biology
  • List of science magazines of popular and non peer-reviewed kind

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