Open Access Cognition Journals

A list of Open Access Cognition journals for you to publish your manuscript in

Cognition is mental action or process of acquiring knowledge and understanding through thought, experience, and the senses

Open Access journals publish research articles that are free to to view and download. The main difference between articles in open access journals and those in closed journals is the business model. Both types of articles have to undergo the same peer review process.

This list of Cognition Open Access journals will hopefully make it easier for you to decide where to publish your Cognition manuscript.
Our list includes all the high-impact factor Cognition journals as well as new journals. This should give you a better idea on where you should publish. In many cases, you only see lists of Cognition journals, nonetheless, in our case we have made the list with open access Cognition journals in mind.Use our different columns — number of papers, number of citations, and relevance — to find the best Cognition venue for your manuscript.

The DOAJ columns refers to the The Directory of Open Access Journals, a list of open access journals, maintained by Infrastructure Services for Open Access.
There are certain criteria a journal must meet to be indexed by DOAJ, and thus inclusion in the DOAJ index is seen by scholars as a mark of quality.


All the open access Cognition journals in this list are indexed in OA.mg.
If you spot any mistakes in this table of Cognition OA journals, don’t hesitate to send us an email.

Open Access Cognition Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
Vision rehabilitation international2652-3647Exeley, Inc.10100Website
Vision rehabilitation international2652-3647Exeley, Inc.10100Website
Vision rehabilitation international2652-3647Exeley, Inc.10100Website
Vision rehabilitation international2652-3647Exeley, Inc.10100Website
Vision rehabilitation international2652-3647Exeley, Inc.10100Website
Vision rehabilitation international2652-3647Exeley, Inc.10100Website
International journal of brain and cognitive sciences2163-1840Scientific and Academic Publishing23100
International journal of brain and cognitive sciences2163-1840Scientific and Academic Publishing23100
International journal of brain and cognitive sciences2163-1840Scientific and Academic Publishing23100
International journal of brain and cognitive sciences2163-1840Scientific and Academic Publishing23100
International journal of brain and cognitive sciences2163-1840Scientific and Academic Publishing23100
International journal of brain and cognitive sciences2163-1840Scientific and Academic Publishing23100
Comparative cognition & behavior reviews1911-4745Comparative Cognition Society391382.1Website
Comparative cognition & behavior reviews1911-4745Comparative Cognition Society391382.1Website
Comparative cognition & behavior reviews1911-4745Comparative Cognition Society391382.1Website
Comparative cognition & behavior reviews1911-4745Comparative Cognition Society391382.1Website
Comparative cognition & behavior reviews1911-4745Comparative Cognition Society391382.1Website
Comparative cognition & behavior reviews1911-4745Comparative Cognition Society391382.1Website
Schizophrenia Research: Cognition2215-0013Elsevier256223481.6Website
Schizophrenia Research: Cognition2215-0013Elsevier256223481.6Website
Schizophrenia Research: Cognition2215-0013Elsevier256223481.6Website
Schizophrenia Research: Cognition2215-0013Elsevier256223481.6Website
Schizophrenia Research: Cognition2215-0013Elsevier256223481.6Website
Schizophrenia Research: Cognition2215-0013Elsevier256223481.6Website
Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience1749-5016Oxford University Press20158219069.1Website
Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience1749-5016Oxford University Press20158219069.1Website
Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience1749-5016Oxford University Press20158219069.1Website
Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience1749-5016Oxford University Press20158219069.1Website
Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience1749-5016Oxford University Press20158219069.1Website
Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience1749-5016Oxford University Press20158219069.1Website
Dementia & Neuropsychologia1980-5764SciELO958679359.3Website
Dementia & Neuropsychologia1980-5764SciELO958679359.3Website
Dementia & Neuropsychologia1980-5764SciELO958679359.3Website
Dementia & Neuropsychologia1980-5764SciELO958679359.3Website
Dementia & Neuropsychologia1980-5764SciELO958679359.3Website
Dementia & Neuropsychologia1980-5764SciELO958679359.3Website
Personality neuroscience2513-9886Cambridge University Press122758.3Website
Personality neuroscience2513-9886Cambridge University Press122758.3Website
Personality neuroscience2513-9886Cambridge University Press122758.3Website
Personality neuroscience2513-9886Cambridge University Press122758.3Website
Personality neuroscience2513-9886Cambridge University Press122758.3Website
Personality neuroscience2513-9886Cambridge University Press122758.3Website
Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience1878-9293Elsevier11413117256.9Website
Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience1878-9293Elsevier11413117256.9Website
Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience1878-9293Elsevier11413117256.9Website
Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience1878-9293Elsevier11413117256.9Website
Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience1878-9293Elsevier11413117256.9Website
Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience1878-9293Elsevier11413117256.9Website
Dementia and geriatric cognitive disorders extra1664-5464S. Karger AG526867155.3Website
Dementia and geriatric cognitive disorders extra1664-5464S. Karger AG526867155.3Website
Dementia and geriatric cognitive disorders extra1664-5464S. Karger AG526867155.3Website
Dementia and geriatric cognitive disorders extra1664-5464S. Karger AG526867155.3Website
Dementia and geriatric cognitive disorders extra1664-5464S. Karger AG526867155.3Website
Dementia and geriatric cognitive disorders extra1664-5464S. Karger AG526867155.3Website
Tāzahʼhā-yi ’ulūm-i shinākhtī1561-4174Farname, Inc.721751.4
Tāzahʼhā-yi ’ulūm-i shinākhtī1561-4174Farname, Inc.721751.4
Tāzahʼhā-yi ’ulūm-i shinākhtī1561-4174Farname, Inc.721751.4
Tāzahʼhā-yi ’ulūm-i shinākhtī1561-4174Farname, Inc.721751.4
Tāzahʼhā-yi ’ulūm-i shinākhtī1561-4174Farname, Inc.721751.4
Tāzahʼhā-yi ’ulūm-i shinākhtī1561-4174Farname, Inc.721751.4
Sleep spindles & cortical up states2559-9070Akademiai Kiado Zrt.88550
Sleep spindles & cortical up states2559-9070Akademiai Kiado Zrt.88550
Sleep spindles & cortical up states2559-9070Akademiai Kiado Zrt.88550
Sleep spindles & cortical up states2559-9070Akademiai Kiado Zrt.88550
Sleep spindles & cortical up states2559-9070Akademiai Kiado Zrt.88550
Sleep spindles & cortical up states2559-9070Akademiai Kiado Zrt.88550
Interdisciplinary Studies in Musicology1734-2406Adam Mickiewicz University Poznan4050
Interdisciplinary Studies in Musicology1734-2406Adam Mickiewicz University Poznan4050
Interdisciplinary Studies in Musicology1734-2406Adam Mickiewicz University Poznan4050
Interdisciplinary Studies in Musicology1734-2406Adam Mickiewicz University Poznan4050
Interdisciplinary Studies in Musicology1734-2406Adam Mickiewicz University Poznan4050
Interdisciplinary Studies in Musicology1734-2406Adam Mickiewicz University Poznan4050
WMU Papers in Maritime and Ocean Affairs2002-70602150
WMU Papers in Maritime and Ocean Affairs2002-70602150
WMU Papers in Maritime and Ocean Affairs2002-70602150
WMU Papers in Maritime and Ocean Affairs2002-70602150
WMU Papers in Maritime and Ocean Affairs2002-70602150
WMU Papers in Maritime and Ocean Affairs2002-70602150
Journal of cognition2514-4820Ubiquity Press, Ltd.221161249.8Website
Journal of cognition2514-4820Ubiquity Press, Ltd.221161249.8Website
Journal of cognition2514-4820Ubiquity Press, Ltd.221161249.8Website
Journal of cognition2514-4820Ubiquity Press, Ltd.221161249.8Website
Journal of cognition2514-4820Ubiquity Press, Ltd.221161249.8Website
Journal of cognition2514-4820Ubiquity Press, Ltd.221161249.8Website
Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders1866-1947Springer Nature5601464449.1Website
Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders1866-1947Springer Nature5601464449.1Website
Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders1866-1947Springer Nature5601464449.1Website
Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders1866-1947Springer Nature5601464449.1Website
Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders1866-1947Springer Nature5601464449.1Website
Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders1866-1947Springer Nature5601464449.1Website
Frontiers in Evolutionary Neuroscience1663-070XFrontiers Media SA37155048.6
Frontiers in Evolutionary Neuroscience1663-070XFrontiers Media SA37155048.6
Frontiers in Evolutionary Neuroscience1663-070XFrontiers Media SA37155048.6
Frontiers in Evolutionary Neuroscience1663-070XFrontiers Media SA37155048.6
Frontiers in Evolutionary Neuroscience1663-070XFrontiers Media SA37155048.6
Frontiers in Evolutionary Neuroscience1663-070XFrontiers Media SA37155048.6
Alzheimer's & Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment & Disease Monitoring2352-8729Wiley7451045946.8Website
Alzheimer's & Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment & Disease Monitoring2352-8729Wiley7451045946.8Website
Alzheimer's & Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment & Disease Monitoring2352-8729Wiley7451045946.8Website
Alzheimer's & Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment & Disease Monitoring2352-8729Wiley7451045946.8Website
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I publish my Cognition paper?
You can publish your Cognition paper in the Open Access journals in this list
What is Open Access (OA)?
Open access (OA) is a set of principles and practices through which research is freely distributed online
What does “relevance” mean in the table?
Relevance is used to quantify the level of association between a journal and the concept it is listed under, from 0-100. For example, “Brain Stimulation” has a relevance of “24” when listed under “Open Access Computer Science Journals” because it is somewhat related to the field of Computer Science.
How do you count total number of citations?
The citations show how often articles from this journal have been referenced in other works. OpenAlex is where we get this data from. Although the accuracy is debatable, it can nevertheless help you get a sense of how prestigious a journal is in general.
Where can I find other lists like this one?
If you're interested in seing more lists similar to this one, you can find all our lists on OA.mg
How can I publish my paper on OA.mg?
That's exactly why we made these lists, so you can find a journal that will publish your paper. We at OA.mg don't offer publishing services.
What is an APC?
The Article Processing Charge (APC) is the fee that publishers of some open access journals charge in order to publish articles.
What are the different Open Access types?
Although there are Gold, Green, Hybrid, Bronze, Diamond, and Black Open Access licenses, here are the most common ones: Full Gold Open Access: article is freely and permanently accessible for everyone, immediately after publication. Hybrid Open Access: refers to a publishing model in which subscription-based journals allow authors to make individual articles gold open access immediately on payment of an article publication charge. Green Open Access: refers to the possibility to make subscription-based journal articles open access by uploading the peer-reviewed and accepted author manuscript to an institutional repository (such as DiVA)