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Open Access Obstetrics Journals

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

Obstetrics is field of study concentrated on pregnancy, childbirth, and the postpartum period

Open Access journals publish papers that are free to the reader to download. OA papers have undergone peer review and are not more or less stringent than papers in closed journals — the main difference is in the business model.

Hopefully this list of Obstetrics Open Access journals will make it easier for you to decide where to publish your Obstetrics manuscript.
We have thousands of high-impact factor Obstetrics journals in our list.Instead of displaying the most commonly known Obstetrics journals, we have made an exhaustive list of open accesss Obstetrics journals. Use our different columns — number of papers, number of citations, and relevance — to find the best Obstetrics 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.

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Open Access Obstetrics Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
CECCAR Business Review2668-8921The Body of Chartered Certified Accountants and Licensed Accountants of Romania10100Website
Obstetrics & Gynecology International Journal2377-4304MedCrave Group69926179.3
Tropical journal of obstetrics and gynaecology0189-5117Medknow Publications841146072.2Website
Journal of prenatal medicine1971-3282CIC Edizioni Internazionali14295469.7
Teratology studies2039-4411PAGEPress Publications3366.7
Journal of Pregnancy2090-2727Hindawi Limited360637465.3Website
Sri Lanka Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology1391-7536Sri Lanka Journals Online39727764.7
International journal of reproduction, contraception, obstetrics and gynecology2320-1770Medip Academy7296385264.4
Perinatal journal1305-3124Deomed Publishing1951261Website
Open Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology2160-8792Scientific Research Publishing, Inc.1519183360.8
Hong Kong journal of gynaecology obstetrics and midwifery1608-9367Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Press10060
Reproductive health of woman2708-8723Professional Event, LLC1431759.4Website
Maternal-fetal medicine2641-5895Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer) - Lippincott Williams & Wilkins15711158.6Website
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth1471-2393Springer Nature58569993657.9Website
Case Reports in Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive2674-5070Science Repository OU21157.1
POJ gynaecology & obstetrics research2578-8787Proskolar Publishers7057.1
Scholars international journal of obstetrics and gynecology2616-8235Scholars Middle East Publishers160556.3
Obstetrics and gynecology research2637-4560Fortune Journals851654.1
Journal of Pregnancy and Child Health2376-127XOMICS Publishing Group354101553.4
The Egyptian Journal of Fertility and Sterility2536-9768Egypts Presidential Specialized Council for Education and Scientific Research1591552.8
Journal of Case Reports and Images in Obstetrics and Gynecology2582-0249EDORIUM Journals, Pvt., Ltd.57252.6
New Indian journal of OBGYN2454-2334Marwah Infotech2552352.5Website
American Journal of Perinatology Reports2157-7005Georg Thieme Verlag KG566217151.1Website
Nepal Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology1999-8546Nepal Journals Online72053050.1Website
Gorm (Ankara)1300-4751Mebas Medikal Basin Yayin2050Website
Monumenta artis musicae Sloveniae0353-64084050
ISRN Obstetrics and Gynecology (Print)2090-4436Hindawi (International Scholarly Research Network)4050
Clinical and Experimental Obstetrics & Gynecology0390-6663IMR Press41031374249.6Website
Journal of intelligence, conflict and warfare2561-8229Simon Fraser University Library1982549.5Website
Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology2090-6692Hindawi Limited1208353749.1Website
International journal of gynecology & clinical practices2394-4986Graphy Publications472948.9
Ginekologia Polska0017-0011VM Media Sp zo.o. - VMGroup SK99051140448.4Website
Gynecology obstetrics & reproductive medicine2602-4918Mebas Medikal Basin Yayin1107848.2Website
Critical care obstetrics and gynecology2471-9803Scitechnol Biosoft Pvt. Ltd (OMICS)562648.2
Aegean journal of obstetrics and gynecology2717-6320ISTES Organization42247.6
Journal of gynecology & reproductive medicine2576-2842Opast Group LLC147147.6
Austin journal of obstetrics and gynecology2378-1386Austin Publishing Group78747.4
International journal of women's health and reproduction sciences2330-4456International Journal of Women's Health and Reproduction Studies661847
Obstetrics and Gynecology International1687-9597Hindawi Limited531757346.9Website
Arhiv akušerstva i ginekologii im. V.F. Snegireva2313-8726ECO-Vector1865746.8
Taiwanese Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology1028-4559Elsevier29261825946.3Website
Gynecology and reproductive endocrinology2591-7994Allied Academies26746.2
Journal of gynecology and obstetrics2376-7812Science Publishing Group50346
European Journal Of Obstetrics & Gynecology And Reproductive Biology: X2590-1613Elsevier13543945.9Website
Fertility Research and Practice2054-7099Springer Nature11283445.5Website
Clinical journal of obstetrics and gynecology2640-2890Heighten Science Publications Corporation1062344.3
Maternal Health, Neonatology and Perinatology2054-958XSpringer Nature138192444.2Website
ARC journal of gynecology and obstetrics2456-0561ARC Publications Pvt Ltd.59544.1
European journal of midwifery2585-2906EU European Publishing20121843.8Website
Hypertension research in pregnancy2187-5987Japan Society for the Study of Hypertension in Pregnancy19438743.8
Journal of gynecological research and obstetrics2581-5288Peertechz Publications Private Limited1173643.6
AJOG global reports2666-5778Elsevier743543.2Website
Journal of gynecology and obstetrics bulletin2514-4685Verizona Publisher Limited7242.9
Gynecology and women’s health research2689-3096Sci Forschen, Inc.14042.9
Journal of gynecology and neonatal biology2380-5595Ommega Online Publishers543542.6
Case Reports in Women's Health2214-9112Elsevier43775042.3Website
Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproduction2313-7347IRBIS51618941.9Website
Indonesian Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology2338-6401Indonesian Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology7379041.8Website
Bangladesh Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology1018-4287Bangladesh Journals Online35614941.6
Perinatology (Seoul)2508-4887Korean Society of Perinatology2174141.5Website
Journal of Family and Reproductive Health1735-9392Knowledge E485140640.8Website
Reproductive immunology: open access2476-1974Scitechnol Biosoft Pvt. Ltd (OMICS)373840.5
Journal of obstetrics, gynecology and cancer research2476-5848Farname, Inc.1924240.1
Middle East Fertility Society Journal1110-5690Springer Nature741261440.1Website
Journal of gynecology research2454-3284Annex Publishers, LLC351240
The journal of breast health2149-1976AVES Publishing Co.10440
Human Reproduction Open2399-3529Oxford University Press250235240Website
Journal0114-7870New Zealand College of Midwives10630539.6
Majalah Obstetri dan Ginekologi Surabaya0854-0381Universitas Airlangga1954839.5Website
Infectious diseases in obstetrics and gynecology1064-7449Hindawi Limited52523138.7Website
Ginecologia.ro2344-2301MedicHub Media220538.6Website
Obstetrics & gynecology : an international journal2379-9447IBIMA Publishing13838.5
Türk jinekoloji ve obstetrik derneği dergisi1307-699XGalenos Yayinevi13414338.1
HSOA journal of reproductive medicine gynaecology & obstetrics2574-2574Herald Scholarly Open Access1011537.6
Journal of reproductive biology and health2054-0841Herbert Publications85737.5
International journal of gynecological and obstetrical research2309-4400Green Publishers562737.5
Gynecology & reproductive health2639-9342SciVision Publishers LLC1531437.3
International Journal of Women's Health1179-1411Dove Medical Press18141823637.1Website
International journal of pregnancy & child birth2574-9889MedCrave Group2817737
Open access journal of contraception1179-1527Dove Medical Press467337Website
Journal of woman's reproductive health2381-862XOpen Access Pub381936.8
Jurnal Kebidanan Malakbi2720-8842Poltekkes Kemenkes Mamuju30136.7
Reproductive medicine2673-3897MDPI AG524036.5Website
Jurnal Bidan Cerdas2654-9352Poltekkes Kemenkes Palu124436.3
대한폐경학회잡지1226-8704The Korean Society of Menopause175535.3
Journal of Human Reproductive Sciences1998-4766738850035.1Website
Jurnal life birth2580-0574Stikes Panrita Husada Bulukumba20035
Andalas obstetrics and gynecology journal2579-8324Universitas Andalas209434.9
Journal of nurse midwifery and maternal health2454-7506Red Flower Publication Private, Ltd.38334.2
Journal of Midwifery2598-3180Universitas Andalas1231834.1Website
Contraception and reproductive medicine2055-7426Springer Nature16797434.1Website
Journal of health technology assessment in midwifery2620-5653Universitas Aisyiyah (UNISA) Yogyakarta621033.9Website
International journal of reproductive medicine2314-5757Hindawi Limited146129033.6Website
Gynecology & Obstetrics2161-0932OMICS Publishing Group104189733.4
Gastroenterological and intestinal systems2054-4154Herbert Publications3033.3
Journal of emerging and rare diseases2517-7397Boffin Access Limited6033.3
International research journal of obstetrics and gynecology2639-6009eSciPub LLC15033.3
Инновационный урок2664-0139Laboratory of Intellect Ltd3033.3
Mathews journal of gynecology & obstetrics2572-6501Mathews International Publishers3133.3
Donald School Journal of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology0973-614XJaypee Brothers Medical Publishing18311933.3
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