Information about the journals

Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America
— BSSA is the flagship journal of the Seismological Society of America.
“It is the premier journal of advanced research in earthquake seismology and related disciplines”.
BSSA has been published continuously since 1911.
Click here to submit a manuscript.
2014 Impact Factor: 2.32 (SCI).

Acta Geologica Sinica (English Edition)
— Published by Wiley-Blackwell for the Geological Society of China.
2014 Impact Factor: 1.68 (SCI expanded)

Computational Geosciences
— Published by Springer.
2014 Impact Factor: 1.61 (SCI expanded)

Computers and Geosciences
— Computers & Geosciences is an official journal of the International Association for Mathematical Geosciences (IAMG).
2014 Impact Factor: 1.834 (SCI).

Earth and Planetary Science Letters
— “Since its first appearance in 1966, Earth and Planetary Science Letters has consistently published concise, highly cited articles on research of significance to the broad earth and planetary sciences community”.
2014 Impact Factor: 4.72. Five-year impact factor: 5.04 (SCI).

Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union
— “More than 61,000 Earth and space scientists worldwide rely on Eos for timely articles that offer solid overviews of topics central to broad research questions; updates on major projects and programs ….” .

Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems (G-cubed)
— G-cubed is American Geophysical Union’s major online journal. “G-Cubed seeks original scientific contributions pertaining to understanding the Earth as a system”
2011 Impact factor: 3.368 (SCI).

— “Published since 1973, features rapid publication of about 23 refereed short (four-page) papers each month. Articles cover all earth-science disciplines and include new investigations and provocative topics” (from
2013 Impact Factor: 4.64 (SCI).

Geophysical Journal International
— Published by Oxford Journals on behalf of the Royal Astronomical Society (since 1922). Click here for instructions for authors.
2014 Impact Factor: 2.85 (SCI).

Geophysical Prospecting
— “Geophysical Prospecting publishes the best in primary research on the science of geophysics as it applies to exploration.”
2014 Impact Factor: 1.51 (SCI).

Geophysical Research Letters
— GRL is published by the American Geophysical Union (AGU, which has a membership of about 65,000).
GRL’s impact factor was ranked 4th in 117 geoscience journals in the 2000 Journal Citation Reports.
2014 Impact Factor: 4.46 (SCI).

–“Geosphere is an online-only journal that targets an international audience and publishes high-quality research results from all fields of the geosciences.”
2014 Impact Factor: 2.37 (SCI Expanded).

GSA Bulletin
— GSA Bulletin is published by the Geological Society of America.
2014 Impact Factor: 4.40 (SCI).

Gondwana Research
— Published by Elsevier for IAGR
2014 Impact Factor: 8.24 (SCI).

Journal of African Earth Sciences
— Published by Elsevier as “the prime geological journal for all aspects of the geology of the African continent and the Middle East”.
2014 Impact Factor 1.23 (SCI expanded).

Journal of Asian Earth Sciences
— Published by Elsevier
2014 Impact Factor 2.74.

Journal of Geodynamics
— Published by Elsevier
2014 Impact Factor 2.22 (SCI).

Journal of Geophysical Research – Solid Earth
— JGR is the flagship journal for the ~60,000-member American Geophysical Union. First issue was published in 1896.
2013 Impact Factor: 3.44 (SCI).

Journal of Ocean University of China
— Published by Springer (SCI Expanded).

Journal of Seismology
— Published by Springer

— According to Science Citation Index, in 2000 Nature is the second most cited journal in about 5000 science journals in the world.
2011 Impact Factor: 36.1 (SCI).

Physics of the Solid Earth
— Published by Springer.
2011 Impact Factor: 0.34.

Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors
PEPI is published by Elsevier.
2014 Impact Factor: 2.90 (SCI).

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
PNAS is published by the US NAS
2014 Impact Factor: 9.67 (SCI).

Pure and Applied Geophysics
Pageoph is published by Elsevier.
2014 Impact Factor: 1.85 (SCI).

Russian Geology and Geophysics
— Published by Elsevier.
2014 Impact Factor: 1.41 (SCI Expanded).

Science — Published by AAAS.
2011 Impact Factor: 31.36 (SCI).

Science China – Earth Sciences — Published by Springer.
2014 Impact Factor: 1.4.

Seismological Research Letters. — SRL is Published by the Seismological Society of America. Click here for info to authors.
2014 Impact Factor: 2.27 (SCI expanded).

South African Journal of Geology
— South Africa’s top geology journal.
2012 Impact Factor: 0.882.

Surveys in Geophysics
— An international review journal covering the entire field of geosciences and related areas. Published by Springer.
2014 Impact Factor: 2.87 (SCI).

— An international geoscience journal published by Elsevier.
2014 Impact Factor: 2.87 (SCI).

Terra Nova
— Published by Wiley.
2014 Impact Factor: 2.64 (SCI).