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Biology Resources: Recommended Journals

Academic journals recommended for biology

This table contains titles of prominent biology academic journals that are available through UPRM General Library's databases. Some of them are open access, so they can also be accessed freely on the web. You can look up these journals using Publication Finder, a journal search tool which is available through the library's list of databaes and electronic resources: A-Z Databases

Note: Journals marked "OA" are open access.

Science Annual Review of Phytopathology Limnology And Oceanography Letters (OA)
Nature Annual Review of Plant Biology (OA) Molecular Biology and Evolution (OA)
Nature Plants Fungal Diversity Cell
Nature Ecology and Evolution Studies in Mycology (OA) Biological Reviews
PLoS One (OA) Systematic Biology Annual Review of Animal Biosciences
Nature Reviews. Molecular Cell Biology Genome Biology (OA) Nature Biotechnology

In total, UPRM General Library provides access to over 2,000 academic journals classified under the biology category. When you access Publication Finder, you will see a box titled "Browse by Discipline". Select the "Biology" option to explore these journals.


Online resources useful for identifying prominent biology journals

The following are links to online tools that allow you to identify prominent journals in different research disciplines, including biology.

To learn more about how to use Scopus Sources, click here.

To learn more about how to use Google Scholar Metrics and Scimago Journal Rankings, click here.