The Ohio Journal of Science

The Ohio Journal of Science (OJS) is an international, multidisciplinary journal published Open Access online by The Ohio State University Libraries.

How to submit a manuscript

Interested in submitting to this journal? We recommend that you review the About the Journal page for the journal's policies, as well as the Author Guidelines. Authors need to register with the journal prior to submitting or, if already registered, can simply log in and begin the five-step process. Members are exempt from the $50/page charge.

  1. PERUSE ARCHIVES since 2013 for content and style.

  2. REVIEW Author Guidelines.

  3. REGISTER corresponding author.

  4. LOGIN to submit manuscript and illustrations.

  5. DIRECT QUESTIONS to the Editor

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Search all issues from 1900 through 2013 here. Access issues in recent ARCHIVES since 2013.

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Serving science and society since 1900

The Ohio Journal of Science (OJS) has published peer-reviewed, original contributions to science, education, engineering, and technology since 1900. Authors include academic professionals, undergraduate and graduate students and high-achieving high school students. The OJS encourages submission of manuscripts relevant to Ohio, but readily considers all submissions that advance the mission of The Ohio Academy of Science to foster curiosity, discovery and innovation to benefit society. The Ohio State University Libraries publish Open Access online OJS program abstracts and articles as accepted throughout the year. Because the OJS is an international multidisciplinary journal, authors should write clearly, concisely, and avoid excessive jargon to assure broad understanding of their work by those whose fields may differ from the authors. Direct questions to the Editor

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