Free (Non-APC) life science journals

There are many free-publication research journals. This blog post aims to provide a list of free life science journals that publish without publication charges.

List of free life science journals

The following listed free (Non-Paid) life science journals are indexed in Scopus, Web of Science.

Journal of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology

Journal of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology publishes articles in the fields of plant biotechnology, animal biotechnology, microbial biotechnology, industrial biotechnology, medical biotechnology, genomics, proteomics, and bioinformatics.

SJR (SCImago Journal Rank): 0.729
Quartile: Q2
Cite Score: 5.5
SNIP: 2.322

Protein & Cell

Protein & Cell publishes original research articles, reviews, and commentaries concerning the latest developments in multidisciplinary areas in biology and biomedicine, with an emphasis on protein and cell research.

Subject areas include biochemistry/biophysics, cell biology, developmental biology, genetics, immunology, microbiology, molecular biology, neuroscience, oncology, protein science, structural biology, and translational medicine.

SJR (SCImago Journal Rank): 2.973
Quartile: Q1
Cite Score: 14.2
SNIP: 1.852

Genes and Diseases

Genes and Diseases publish high-quality original articles and authoritative reviews that focus on the molecular bases of human diseases.

SJR (SCImago Journal Rank): 1.614
Quartile: Q1
Cite Score: 7.5
SNIP: 1.312

International Journal Of Aquatic Biology

IJAB publishes original research articles, high-quality reviews, and technical notes/short communication covering all aspects of the biology of organisms living in marine and freshwaters.

SJR (SCImago Journal Rank): 0.165
Quartile: Q4
Cite Score: 0.4
SNIP: 0.27

Egyptian Journal of Biological Pest Control

The Egyptian Journal of Biological Pest Control aims to publish internationally peer-reviewed, high-quality research articles in the field of biological and integrated pest control (non-chemical control).

Impact Factor: 1.995
Journal Rank: 7808
SJR (SCImago Journal Rank): 0.453
Quartile: Q2

Invertebrate Survival Journal

Invertebrate Survival Journal is devoted to basic and applied studies on the development, evolution, and biology of immune-related mechanisms in invertebrates. A special interest is reserved for the studies aiming at biotechnological solutions against invertebrate-derived damages to human health and the economy.

SJR (SCImago Journal Rank): 0.277
Quartile: Q2
Cite Score: 1.8
SNIP: 0.514

Zoological Research

Zoological Research is a research journal that publishes research related to Animal Science and Zoology. This journal is published by Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences.

Impact Factor: 4.56
Journal Rank: 2356
SJR (SCImago Journal Rank): 0.933
Quartile: Q1

Persian Journal Of Acarology

The Persian Journal Of Acarology publishes high-quality papers on any aspect of Acarology including mite and tick behavior, biochemistry, biology, control, ecology, evolution, morphology, physiology, systematics, and taxonomy.

SJR (SCImago Journal Rank): 0.586
Quartile: Q3
Cite Score: 1.6
SNIP: 0.875

International Journal of Wellbeing

International Journal Of Wellbeing is a research journal that publishes research related to Economics, Econometrics, and Finance (miscellaneous). This journal is published by the International Journal of Wellbeing Charitable Trust. The ISSN of this journal is 11798602.

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  1. “I am currently seeking a free journal that can publish my research on water geography. As someone who is passionate about this field, having my work published in a reputable journal would not only help me gain recognition but also contribute to the advancement of the subject. I would greatly appreciate any recommendations you may have.”


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