Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences

Journal info (provided by editor)

Issues per year
24
Articles published last year
295
Manuscripts received last year
n/a
% accepted last year
n/a
% immediately rejected last year
n/a
Open access status
optional
Manuscript handling fee?
no
Kind of complaint procedure
Editor
Two-year impact factor
4.52
Five-year impact factor
4.42

Aims and Scope

Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences is one of the oldest published scientific journals published in the United States, and among the top eight cited multidisciplinary scientific journals worldwide. Continuously published since 1823, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences is the premier publication of the New York Academy of Sciences, offering commissioned review, perspective, and commentary articles in several topical areas, in addition to original research articles in select areas of biological sciences. Although primarily focused in biomedicine and biology, the scope of Annals extends into diverse fields such as psychology and ecology. Edited in consultation with experts in their fields, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences is rigorously peer reviewed.

SciRev ratings (provided by authors) (based on 1 review)

Duration of manuscript handling phases
Duration first review round 2.0 mnths compare →
Total handling time accepted manuscripts 3.6 mnths compare →
Decision time immediate rejection n/a compare →
Characteristics of peer review process
Average number of review reports 2.0 compare →
Average number of review rounds 3.0 compare →
Quality of review reports 5.0 compare →
Difficulty of reviewer comments 4.0 compare →
Overall rating manuscript handling 4.0 (range 0-5) compare →

Latest review

First review round: 8.7 weeks. Overall rating: 4 (very good). Outcome: Accepted.