BioScience
BioScience publishes topical overviews and articles covering current research and issues in biology, written by experts for a broad variety of audiences. The journal includes content dedicated to policy, education, and professional development.
Scope

    Since 1964, BioScience has presented readers with timely and authoritative overviews of current research in biology, accompanied by essays and discussion sections on education, public policy, history, and the conceptual underpinnings of the biological sciences.

    A peer-reviewed, heavily cited, monthly journal with content written and edited for accessibility to researchers, educators, and students alike, BioScience is provided to all AIBS members in print and online as a part of regular AIBS dues. BioScience includes articles about research findings and techniques, advances in biology education, professionally written feature articles about the latest frontiers in biology, discussions of professional issues, book reviews, news about AIBS, a policy column (Washington Watch), and an education column (Eye on Education). Roundtables, forums, and viewpoint articles offer the perspectives of opinion leaders and invite further commentary.

    Occasional special sections in BioScience provide an in-depth look at important topics. Recent special sections have addressed ecological boundaries, protected areas, acid rain, science and public policy, the US Long Term Ecological Research network, and agricultural bioterrorism.

    BioScience is available in BioOne Complete through the 2013 volume. Current content is available through Oxford University Press.

Details

Print ISSN: 0006-3568

Online ISSN: 1525-3244

Current: Dec 2013 : Volume 63 Issue 12

BioOne Member Since: 2001

Frequency: Monthly

Impact Factor: 5.876

Journal Citation Reports® Ranking: 5/85 Biology

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