reseach tools :: open access journals
quality peer-reviewed journals are now available on the Internet readily
accessible to the public. Many of these journals are published by universities
and professional societies.
are some published in agriculture and related areas, and they are indexed
in various places. The most common place to look for these kinds of journals
is through the Directory of open access journal on the internet
One example of open access journals in plant science is the Plant Management
network includes three journals; they are:
(1) Forage and Grazinglands,
(2) Crop Management, and
(3) Plant Health Progress.
All are accessible through the
Plant Management Network, at
Another open access journal is:
Agbioforum (encourages dialogue on agriculture biotech management
Libraries Web indexed some more open access journals, you may find them
in the OASIS (OSU Libraries Catalog) databases and e-journals listings.