Open Access Microscopy Journals

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

Microscopy is technical field of using microscopes to view samples and objects that cannot be seen with the unaided eye

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 Microscopy OA journals will hopefully make it easier for you to have a better idea regarding where your want to publish your Microscopy manuscript.
Our list includes all the high-impact factor Microscopy journals as well as new journals. This should give you a better idea on where you should publish. We've made this extensive list of open access Microscopy journals so you can get a better overview of all the journals where you can publish open access.Use our different columns — number of papers, number of citations, and relevance — to find the best Microscopy 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 Microscopy journals in this list are indexed in OA.mg.
If you spot any mistakes in this table of Microscopy OA journals, don’t hesitate to send us an email.

Open Access Microscopy Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
ISRN Materials Science (Print)2090-6080Hindawi (International Scholarly Research Network)3333.3
Trends in bacteriology2057-4711Herbert Publications3833.3
Advances in molecular imaging2161-6728Scientific Research Publishing, Inc.4125
Infocus magazine1750-4740Royal Microscopical Society23515520.4
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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?
It refers to the strength of association between this journal being listed and the concept, from 0-100. For example, the Journal Of Research In Mechanical Engineering has a relevance of “0” when listed under “Open Access Computer Science Journals” because it has no relevance to the field of Computer Science.
How do you count total number of citations?
The citations show how often works from this journal are referenced in other research papers. This data is obtained from OpenAlex. Even though the accuracy is debatable, it could help you determine how prestigious a journal is on the whole.
Where can I find other lists like this one?
To search for more open journal lists, look on OA.mg
How can I publish my paper on OA.mg?
At the moment, we do not offer publishing services, that's why we made these lists, so you can find the right journal to publish your paper in. Our goal with OA.mg is to help disseminate research.
What is an APC?
Authors usually have to pay a one-time Article Processing Charge (APC) to cover the costs of peer review, publishing, and dissemination of published papers in a given journal.
What are the different Open Access types?
Depending on the license, a research paper might be categorised as a) Gold Open Access, b) Hybrid Open Access, c) Green Open Access, d) Bronze Open Access, e) Diamond Open Access, or f) Black Open Access