Home > Journals > Annals of Botany
Annals of Botany
View PDF

Annals of Botany

Editor(s): Jackson, Michael
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
Impact Factor*: 4.041
ISI JCR Ranking 2016:22/212 (PLANT SCIENCES)
ISSN: 0305-7364
  • Description
  • Details
  • Also Recommended

Annals of Botany is an international plant science journal with editorial offices in Australia, Japan, UK and USA. Published monthly, the journal is managed by the Annals of Botany Company, a not for profit educational charity established to promote plant science worldwide.

The Journal publishes full-length research papers, short communications, review articles and book reviews. It also publishes 'Botanical Briefings'. These are short commissioned reviews that appear in both printed and electronic forms and that are accessible electronically free of charge. All papers in each issue are summarized briefly in Content Snapshots and a selection is reviewed in more detail in Content Select. Back issues from 1993 may be searched from the web site. A rigorous review process ensures that readers are exposed to genuine and novel advances across a wide spectrum of botanical knowledge.

Annals of Botany welcomes papers in all areas of plant science. These include those applying molecular, analytical, mathematical and statistical techniques to examine topical questions at any level of biological organization ranging from cell to community, from tissue culture to crop production, and from microclimate to ecosystem. Its scope extends to all flowering and non-flowering taxa, and to taxonomic and evolutionary questions particularly when these are addressed using molecular tools.

Annals of Botany does not levy page charges, provides electronic reprints or 100 hard copy reprints of each article free of charge, supplies a complimentary printed copy of the issue to each corresponding author and makes no charge for colour plates where these carry useful information or enhance clarity.

The reviewing process is highly demanding, leading to a rejection rate that is approximately 56 % and rising. Manuscript evaluation time is typically 4 weeks. Upon acceptance, papers are listed electronically, under AOBFirstAlert, with full text pdfs posted electronically, under AOBPreview, up to 6 weeks ahead of final publication. The minimum publication time from submission to final publication is currently 5 - 6 months.


Already subscribed to this product through your institution? Start accessing your content now.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
  • Product Type: Journal
  • Author/Editor: Jackson, Michael
  • ISSN: 0305-7364
  • Specialty:
    Plant Sciences
  • Language: English
  • Frequency: 14 Times a Year
  • Coverage: January 2001 - Present
  • PDF Coverage: January 2001 - Present
  • Impact Factor*: 4.041
  • ISI JCR Ranking 2016 : 22/212 (PLANT SCIENCES)

*As stated by the 2016 ISI Journal Citation Reports®

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
Ovid Emcare A premium nursing and allied health database ideal for practice, research, or education.
JOTM
PsycBOOKS® A database of peer-reviewed scholarly and professional books published by the American Psychological Association.
JOTM
Journal of Physical Therapy Education The premier forum for disseminating scholarly works in physical therapy educational theory and practice.
JOTM
Circulation Peer-reviewed reports on clinical and laboratory research relevant to cardiovascular disease.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Greenfield's Surgery: Scientific Principles and Practice
The gold standard in the field of surgery, covers new technologies, innovative techniques, and integrating new scientific knowledge with evolving changes in surgical care.

Walsh & Hoyt's Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology: The Essentials
Widely acknowledged as the definitive reference in the field, this title brings you the practical, hands-on information you need to effectively evaluate and manage neuro-ophthalmic conditions.