Open Access Pediatrics Journals

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

Pediatrics is field of medicine dealing with the care of children

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.

We hope this list of Pediatrics OA journals will be helpful for you in deciding where to publish your Pediatrics manuscript.
We have thousands of high-impact factor Pediatrics journals in our list.Rather than just the top hits Pediatrics journals, we have made an exhaustive list of open accesss Pediatrics journals. Use our different columns — number of papers, number of citations, and relevance — to find the best Pediatrics 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 Pediatrics journals in this list are indexed in
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Open Access Pediatrics Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
International Breastfeeding Journal1746-4358Springer Nature6651236893.8Website
International Journal of Neonatal Screening2409-515XMDPI AG367157080.4Website
International journal of pediatrics1687-9740Hindawi Limited11524176.5Website
Nigerian journal of paediatrics0302-4660African Journals Online647125871.7
International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology1687-9848Springer Nature820482471Website
International Journal of Contemporary Pediatrics2349-3283Medip Academy2977147070.8
Sri Lanka Journal of Child Health1391-5452Sri Lanka Journals Online142782769.5Website
Bangladesh Journal of Child Health0257-3490Bangladesh Journals Online47237867.8
Journal of Nepal Paediatric Society1990-7974Nepal Journals Online76086963.6Website
Italian Journal of Pediatrics1720-8424Springer Nature20891783260.6Website
Open Journal of Pediatrics2160-8741Scientific Research Publishing, Inc.61959960.3
Pediatric Neurology Briefs1043-3155Pediatric Neurology Briefs Publishers416691060.3Website
BMC Pediatrics1471-2431Springer Nature44817089259.3Website
Paediatrica Indonesiana0030-9311Paediatrica Indonesiana - Indonesian Pediatric Society3021182658.3Website
Indian journal of child health2349-6118Mansa STM Publishers3438358
World Journal of Clinical Pediatrics2219-2808Baishideng Publishing Group Co (World Journal of Clinical Pediatrics)208202457.2
South African Journal of Child Health1994-3032South African Medical Association NPC701153355.3Website
Clinical medicine insights1179-5565SAGE131123855Website
Pediatric Health, Medicine and Therapeutics1179-9927Dove Medical Press306135754.6Website
Journal of Comprehensive Pediatrics2251-8150Kowsar Medical Institute42458153.3
Maternal Health, Neonatology and Perinatology2054-958XSpringer Nature138192452.9Website
BMJ paediatrics open2399-9772BMJ626299952.4Website
Anemia2090-1267Hindawi Limited195278052.3Website
Journal of Clinical Research in Pediatric Endocrinology1308-5727Galenos Yayinevi947871552.3Website
The Journal of Haemophilia Practice2055-3390Haemnet20718451.2
Egyptian Pediatric Association Gazette1110-6638Springer Nature24741250.2Website
Global pediatric health2333-794XSAGE871224548.3Website
Iranian Journal of Pediatrics2008-2142Kowsar Medical Institute1944730748.1
Child neurology open2329-048XSAGE22557348Website
Neonatal medicine2287-9412The Korean Society of Neonatology55458648Website
Clinical medicine1178-220XSAGE2120547.6Website
Annals of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism2287-1012Korean Society of Pediatric Endocrinology565336047.1Website
Pediatric infectious diseases: open access2573-0282Scitechnol Biosoft Pvt. Ltd (OMICS)654446.2
Maternal and Child Nutrition1740-8695Wiley19833362646.2Website
Clinical Pediatric Endocrinology0918-5739The Japanese Society for Pediatric Endocrinology1450280345.8
Frontiers in Pediatrics2296-2360Frontiers Media SA56503159945.6Website
The Central European Journal of Paediatrics2490-3639University Clinical Centre Tuzla43123445.5
International Journal of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine2352-6467Elsevier322109345.3Website
Case reports in pediatrics2090-6811Hindawi Limited919229444.7Website
Research and reports in neonatology1179-9935Dove Medical Press11444343.9Website
Pediatrics and Neonatology1875-9572Elsevier15771273043.1Website
Perinatology (Seoul)2508-4887Korean Society of Perinatology2174142.4Website
Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases2322-1828Kowsar Medical Institute40893541.7
Anales De Pediatría (english Edition)2341-2879Elsevier45523741.3Website
Pediatric endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism2083-8441Termedia Sp. z.o.o.548121641.1
International Journal of Clinical Pediatrics1927-1255Elmer Press, Inc.24816241.1
Cerebrospinal Fluid Research1743-8454Springer Nature500495241Website
Journal of neuroinfectious diseases2314-7326OMICS Publishing Group18032840
Pediatric Reports2036-7503MDPI AG455217439.8Website
Detskie infekcii2072-8107Journal of Childrens Infections1476939.5Website
Turkish Journal of Pediatrics0041-4301The Turkish Journal of Pediatrics39171769839.5
Journal of pediatric nephrology2345-3176Definitive International Institute of Life Science (DIILI Publication)39510439Website
Advances in Pediatric Research2385-4529Global Institute for Research and Education (OMICS)13514238.5
Molecular genetics and metabolism reports2214-4269Elsevier908482038.3Website
Northern International Medical College journal2221-0377Bangladesh Journals Online1535337.9
Boletín epidemiológico semanal2357-6189Instituto Nacional de Salud - Direccion de Vigilancia y Analisis del Riesgo en Salud Publica1725437.8
Jornal De Pediatria0021-755757775510937.5Website
Epilepsy Research and Treatment2090-1348Hindawi Limited112214237.5
American Journal of Perinatology Reports2157-7005Georg Thieme Verlag KG566217136.9Website
Korean Journal of Pediatrics1738-1061Korean Pediatric Society43821388536.9Website
Pediatria polska0031-3939Termedia Sp. z.o.o.8185153336.8
Journal of epilepsy research2233-6249Korean Epilepsy Society206124436.4
La Pediatria medica e chirurgica : Medical and surgical pediatrics0391-5387PAGEPress Publications2902366335.7Website
Russkij žurnal detskoj nevrologii2073-8803Publishing House ABV Press1897735.4Website
Clinical and experimental pediatrics (Online)2713-4148Korean Pediatric Society29188935.1Website
Pediatrics research international journal2329-9282IBIMA Publishing234834.8
Case reports in psychiatry2090-6838Hindawi Limited463149134.8Website
Translational pediatrics2224-4336AME Publishing Company965449134.8
Pediatric Hematology Oncology Journal2468-1245Elsevier114332734.6Website
Case reports in genetics2090-6552Hindawi Limited25486534.6Website
Prenatal Cardiology2353-819813310334.6
Epilepsia and paroxyzmal conditions2077-8333IRBIS42511834.4Website
World Journal of Vaccines2160-5815Scientific Research Publishing, Inc.13851234.1
International journal of pediatric research2469-5769ClinMed International Library1096433.9
Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases1750-1172Springer Nature33548024832.6Website
JIMD reports2192-8304Wiley1087862632.3Website
Communicable diseases intelligence2209-6051Australian Government Department of Health21253132.1
BMC Nutrition2055-0928Springer Nature560344932.1Website
Journal of Pregnancy and Child Health2376-127XOMICS Publishing Group354101531.9
Althea Medical Journal2337-4330International Journal of Integrated Health Sciences (IJIHS)58117731.7Website
Journal of Eritrean Medical Association1998-6017African Journals Online6111131.1
Pediatric Rheumatology1546-0096Springer Nature32041438631.1Website
Rossijskij pediatričeskij žurnal1560-9561EKOlab37120431
Case reports in neurological medicine2090-6676Hindawi Limited692252630.8Website
Российский вестник перинатологии и педиатрии1027-4065The National Academy of Pediatric Science and Innovation85456030.7Website
The Open Pediatric Medicine Journal1874-3099Bentham Science5620330.4
Southern African Journal of Infectious Diseases2312-0053AOSIS41553830.4Website
Case reports in endocrinology2090-651XHindawi Limited609186530.4Website
Open journal of pediatrics and child health2640-7612Peertechz Publications Private Limited535030.2
Journal of pediatrics review2322-4398Negah Scientific Publisher20320730Website
Acta epileptologica2524-4434Springer Nature909530Website
Неонатологія, хірургія та перинатальна медицина2226-1230Higher State Educational Establishment of Ukraine Bukovinian State Medical University5423829.5
Children (Basel)2227-9067MDPI AG2530263629.5Website
AACE clinical case reports2376-0605Elsevier72386229.3Website
Bangladesh Journal of Medicine1023-1986Bangladesh Journals Online2768629.3
The Journal of Pediatrics of Korean Medicine1226-8038The Association of Korean Oriental Pediatrics92983129.3
Pneumonia2200-6133Springer Nature11399429.2Website
ARC journal of pediatrics2455-5711ARC Publications Pvt Ltd.387928.9
Revista Paulista De Pediatria0103-0582SciELO23251067628.9
African Journal of Paediatric Surgery0974-5998954366628.8Website
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Open Access (OA)?
Open Access is the free online access of research articles coupled with the rights to use and distribute these articles fully in the digital environment.
What does “relevance” mean in the table?
It refers to the level of association between a journal being listed and the concept it is listed under, from 0-100. For example, the Journal Of Physics Through Computation has a relevance of “100” when listed under “Open Access Computer Science Journals” because it has relevance 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.
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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?
The most common types are “Green Open Access”, “Gold Open Access” and “Hybrid Open Access”.