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Journal of Endocrinology

Online ISSN 1479-6805
Print ISSN 0022-0795

Frequency of publication: continuous publication in monthly issues


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Why join the Journal of Endocrinology community?


2021 Impact Factor: 4.669

The Journal of Endocrinology is an official journal of the Society for Endocrinology and is endorsed by the Endocrine Society of Australia. It is a leading global journal that publishes original research articles, reviews and science guidelines devoted to basic endocrine research, with average monthly page views of 70,846.

The Journal of Endocrinology is a hybrid open-access journal and authors of subscribing institutions receive a 50% discount on open-access article processing charges (see below).


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Institutions who sign up to the agreement get unlimited access to our four hybrid journals and archives; plus free open-access publishing for corresponding authors in these titles. At the moment, this deal is only available to institutions in the UK, and is available to order through JISC.

Participating journals:

Endocrine-Related Cancer
Journal of Endocrinology
Journal of Molecular Endocrinology


List of participating institutions


Why choose a Read and Publish agreement?

  • Transparent, cost-neutral pricing, with prices fixed for 2 years.
  • Easy to administer: one annual fee covers both usage and publishing.
  • Helps your institution to meet funding requirements, and to make open access the default publishing choice.


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Reduced open-access article processing charges for authors at subscribing institutions

Corresponding authors submitting to the following Bioscientifica journals are entitled to a 50% discount on open-access article processing charges (APCs) if their institution holds a current subscription to that journal:

  • Journal of Endocrinology
  • Journal of Molecular Endocrinology
  • Endocrine-Related Cancer
  • Reproduction

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Bioscientifica's publishing partners

Bioscientifica has expertise as an STM publisher in choosing its strategic direction and development priorities. As such, it carefully selects key alliances within the publishing industry to fulfil the increasingly complex needs of the communities we serve. Our key alliances are listed here.