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Focus and Scope

The Journal of the National Science Foundation of Sri Lanka publishes the results of research in all aspects of Science and Technology. It is open for the publication of Research articles, Research Communications, Reviews and Correspondence.

JNSF Policy on Publication Best Practices and Publication Ethics

This policy consists of three sections based on the responsibilities of Editor and Editorial Board, authors of the submitted manuscripts and the relevant reviewers.

 (I)     Responsibilities of the  Editor and Editorial Board
(II)    Responsibilities of authors of manuscripts submitted for publication
(III)  Responsibilities of reviewers of manuscripts

Articles submitted to the journal are deposited with Crossref and the articles are screened by Crossref Similarity Check.


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Publication Frequency

The journal publishes four issues a year.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Indexing Information

The Journal of the National Science Foundation of Sri Lanka has an Impact Factor of 0.419.
The journal is indexed in:

Science Citation Index Expanded
Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition
BIOSIS Previews
Zoological Record
Biological Abstracts
Chemical Abstracts

Archiving Policy

This journal is available for LOCKSS harvesting, to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. See LOCKSS harvesting start page.

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