Royal Society Publishing


Journals Overview

Our journals - at a glance

Please visit this section if you would like to find out more about our portfolio of journals.

Benefits of Submitting

Reasons to publish with us

Rapid publication and dedicated author care are just two of the reasons why authors are always keen to submit to our journals.

Open Access publishing

Choose your open access route

All Royal Society journals offer an open access option and our newest journals Open Biology and Royal Society Open Science are fully open access.

Publishing policy and ethics

Policies and ethics

This page describes the Royal Society’s publishing policies and its position on the major ethical principles of academic publishing. We are committed to promoting the highest ethical publication practices across all our journals.

Submit an Article

Ready to publish your paper?

The Royal Society publishes nine journals covering the biological, physical and cross-disciplinary sciences. Choose the journal that's right for you.

Journal Archive

Need to access an article in our archive?

The Royal Society Digital Journal Archive dates back to 1665 and is by far the most comprehensive archive in science.

Data Sharing

We believe in open data

Our open data policy encourages the fair re-use of article data. Among oth er things, we support Dryad integration and text and data mining.


Looking for someone?

Please see here for a comprehensive list of Royal Society Publishing contacts.