Indexing and coverage

International Journal of Biological Sciences is indexed/abstracted/covered by the following major indexing services:

  • MEDLINE
  • PubMed
  • Science Citation Index (SCI) Expanded
  • Current Contents®/Life Sciences
  • BIOCHEMISTRY & BIOPHYSICS CITATION INDEX
  • Current Contents®/Clinical Medicine
  • BIOLOGICAL ABSTRACTS
  • BIOSIS PREVIEWS
  • Zoological Record
  • EMBASE
  • CAS/Chemical Abstracts
  • CABI
  • Scopus
  • Google Scholar

Impact factor is 4.067 according to the 2019 release of Journal Citation Reports®.

Impact factor is 4.057 according to the 2018 release of Journal Citation Reports®. 5 Year Impact factor 4.950.

Impact factor is 3.873 according to the 2017 release of Journal Citation Reports®.

Impact factor is 3.982 according to the 2016 release of Journal Citation Reports®. 5 year IF is 4.454.

Impact factor is 4.509 according to the 2015 release of Journal Citation Reports®.

Impact factor is 4.372 in the 2014 release of Journal Citation Reports®.

Impact factor is 3.168 in the 2013 release of Journal Citation Reports® from Thomson Reuters.

Impact factor is 2.699 in the 2012 release of Journal Citation Reports® from Thomson Reuters.

Impact factor is 3.215 in the 2011 release of Journal Citation Reports® from Thomson Reuters.

Impact factor is 2.865 in the 2010 release of Journal Citation Reports® from Thomson Reuters.