Open Access Environmental ethics Journals

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

Environmental ethics is part of environmental philosophy

Open access (OA) is a key part of making research shareable and reproducable. All journal articles published open access undergoe the same rigorous peer review process.

We hope this list of Environmental ethics OA journals will be helpful for you in deciding where to publish your Environmental ethics manuscript.
The list below includes all high-impact factor Environmental ethics journals as well as new up and comming journals where it might also be more affordable to publish.Rather than just the top hits Environmental ethics journals, we have made an exhaustive list of open accesss Environmental ethics journals. Use our different columns — number of papers, number of citations, and relevance — to find the best Environmental ethics 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 Environmental ethics journals in this list are indexed in
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Open Access Environmental ethics Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
Anthropocenes2633-4321University of Westminster Press351665.7
Relations2283-3196Led Edizioni Universitarie11720054.7Website
CAPE studies in applied philosophy & ethics series2187-6223Kyoto University30450
Studier i pædagogisk filosofi2246-8587Aarhus University Library2050
Electronic Green Journal1076-7975eScholarship Publishing1357853447.6Website
Journal of Political Ecology1073-0451University of Arizona796604037.4Website
Global bioethics1128-7462Taylor & Francis64266436.4Website
الملل2663-4392Pakistan Society of Religions (PSR)31235.5
Environmental humanities2201-1919Duke University Press279395235.5Website
Animal Studies Journal2200-914026922635.3
Human Ecology Review1074-4827ANU Press205401333.7Website
Ar-Raniry : International Journal of Islamic Studies2355-7885Ar-Raniry, International Journal of Islamic Studies3033.3
Trace2343-0591Trace - Finnish Journal for Human-Animal Studies301433.3Website
The Open behavioral science journal1874-2300Bentham Science3033.3
Ethnobiology Letters2159-8126Society of Ethnobiology41195531.1Website
Reformed theology in Africa series2706-6665105630.5
Nordia geographical publications1238-2086Nordia Geographical Publications23730.4Website
Environment and society2150-6779Berghahn Books122202830.3Website
Ulumuddin Journal of Islamic Legal Studies2746-2595Universitas Muhammadiyah Malang10030
Ecocene: Cappadocia journal of environmental humanities2717-8943Ecocene: Cappadocia Journal of Environmental Humanities, Cappadocia University932529Website
Resuscitating Paideia2375-7728Centennial Library7128.6
The Trumpeter0832-6193912627.5
Between the Species1945-8487Robert E. Kennedy Library, Cal Poly74678427.2
Journal of critical thought & praxis2325-1204Iowa State University16934125.4
Journal of research and opinion2589-904X4125
European journal of sociology and anthropology2468-4910Lectito BV121225
Journal of antipoetry studies2399-2069Cardiff University Press4025
National journal of multidisciplinary research and development2455-9040AkiNik Publications4025
Brill research perspectives2405-8378Brill4125
Built Heritage2096-3041Springer Nature15615325Website
Southern African journal of environmental education0256-7504371624.3Website
Биоэтика2070-1586Volgograd State Medical University54224.1
Animal Sentience: An Interdisciplinary Journal on Animal Feeling2377-7478WellBeing International Publications60380022.7Website
Ethics & bioethics1338-5615935422.6
Ethics & Global Politics1654-6369Taylor & Francis239210122.6Website
Earth system governance2589-8116Elsevier9954522.2Website
فصلنامه فقه پزشکی2008-86209022.2
New north star2693-1486IUPUI University Library18022.2
Ethics in Science and Environmental Politics1611-8014Inter-Research Science Center205259822Website
Journal of Responsible Innovation2329-9037Taylor & Francis331371721.5Website
Research in urbanism series1875-0192Stichting OpenAccess Foundation14121.4Website
Online Journal of Health Ethics1551-4218University of Southern Mississippi23421521.4
Human Rights Education Review2535-5406OsloMet - Oslo Metropolitan University9411621.3Website
Ecozon@2171-9594Universidad de Alcala2562421.1Website
Gugmin yunri yeon'gu1225-0511The Korean Association of Ethics83120.5
Earth common journal1929-8706MacEwan University Library886220.5
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Open Access (OA)?
Open Access aims to provide immediate and unrestricted access to research articles while along you to also share it freely
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 demonstrate how frequently publications from this journal are cited in other papers. We obtain this information via OpenAlex. Although the accuracy is questionable, it might nevertheless aid you in gaining an understanding of how prestigious a publication is overall.
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