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Free Scientific Journals
African Journal of Biotechnology (AJB), a broad-based journal, publishing research in all areas of applied biochemistry, industrial microbiology, molecular biology, genomics and proteomics, food and agricultural technologies, and metabolic engineering.
AgBioForum - The Journal of Agrobiotechnology Management & Economics. AgBioForum is committed to providing a space where academics, private and public sector analysts, and decision makers can present timely scientific evidence to enrich the ongoing public debate regarding the economic and social impacts of agricultural biotechnology.
African Journal of Environmental Assessment and Management (AJEAM/RAGÉE) is a free, OPEN-ACCESS, expedited, peer-reviewed international, bi-lingual (French and English) journal of the environmental sciences.
Applied Ecology and Environmental Research. The Journal publishes original research papers, review articles, short communications (scientific publications), book reviews, forum articles, announcements or letters. Researchers from all countries are invited to publish applied ecological, environmental, biomathematical and informatical or multidisciplinary agricultural research of international interest on its pages.
The Asian Biotechnology and Development Review is published by RIS India to generate wider awareness of the issues involved and emerging developments in the area of biotechnologies.
Biotechnology, Agronomy, Society and Environment publishes original papers, research notes, review articles, summaries of books and theses as well as reviews of workshops and conferences in the fields of crop and animal productions and sciences, forest sciences, soil and earth sciences, rural engineering, environment, bioindustries, food technologies, economy and sociology.
BMC Ecology publishes original research articles in environmental, behavioral and population ecology of plants, animals and microbes.
Current Science, founded in 1932, is published by the Current Science Association, in collaboration with the Indian Academy of Science. The journal is intended as a medium for communication and discussion of important issues that concern science and scientific activity.
Duke Environmental Law & Policy Forum, was originally an interdisciplinary annual magazine, but in recent years the forum has taken on the form of a traditional journal covering subjects related to both the legal and policy analyses of environmental issues.
Electronic Green Journal provides peer-reviewed articles, book reviews, news, and information on current printed and electronic sources concerning international environmental topics.
Electronic Journal of Biotechnology, is an international scientific electronic journal, published only in electronic format, that publishes gratuitously papers from all areas related to Biotechnology. It covers from molecular biology and the chemistry of biological process to aquatic and earth environmental aspects, as well as computational applications, biotechnology industry, policy and ethical issues directly related to Biotechnology.
Environmental Biosafety Research is the official journal of the International Society for Biosafety Research. The aim of this journal is to provide a single forum for the reporting and discussion of environmental GMO biosafety issues, whether these involve bacteria, plants or animals. NB. Free access is limited to articles in the first volume only.
The Estey Centre Journal of International Law and Trade Policy is a venue for the exchange of ideas pertaining to the international commercial and legal environment. It publishes high quality scholarly research to stimulate dialogue and debate on both topics of current interest to the international community and longer-standing issues of international relations. To ensure the timely and widespread dissemination of research, the journal is published solely in an electronic (web based) format.
Ethics in Science and Environmental Politics (ESEP) provides a global stage for presenting, discussing and developing the new ethical constructs of eco-ethics and econ-ethics, their bearing on science and politics, and their significance for the future development of nature and humanity.
International Journal of Sociology of Agriculture and Food is an official publication of the Research Committee on Sociology of Agriculture and Food (RC40) of the International Sociological Association (ISA) and publishes theoretical and empirical papers in the general area of the sociology of agriculture and food. This includes the study of labour, production, market, policy, technology, and global and local change.
The Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology (JBB) is an international open source journal publishing original work in all areas of biomedicine (carcinogenesis, epidemiology, gene therapy, mutagenesis, pathology, pharmacology, toxicology, etc.) and biotechnology (microbial, animal, and plant biotechnology).
The Journal of Dairy Science (JDS) is the top-ranked journal of dairy science research in the world. The official journal of the American Dairy Science Association, JDS publishes results of original research in dairy foods, physiology and management; nutrition, feeding, and calves; and genetics and breeding. Free access to full-text pdf files of articles are available for those articles printed more than one year ago.
The Journal of Animal Science (JAS) is among the top-ranked journals of animal science research in the world. The official journal of the American Society of Animal Science, JAS publishes results of original research in Genetics, Growth and Physiology, Nutrition, Production, Products, and Special Topics. Free access to full-text pdf files of articles are available for those articles printed more than one year ago.
The Plant Journal published a GM Special Issue in 2001, in which the review articles are free to download by following the links.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS) is one of the world's most-cited multidisciplinary scientific serials. Coverage in PNAS spans the biological, physical, and social sciences. PNAS is published weekly in print, and daily online in PNAS Early Edition. The PNAS impact factor is 10.3 for 2003 and is available free to more than 140 developing countries (see FAQ #5).
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