Open Access Portuguese Journals

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

Portuguese is Romance language originating in the northwestern part of the Iberian Peninsula

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.

This list of Portuguese OA journals will hopefully make it easier for you to have a better idea regarding where your want to publish your Portuguese manuscript.
The list below includes all high-impact factor Portuguese journals as well as new up and comming journals where it might also be more affordable to publish.We've made this extensive list of open access Portuguese 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 Portuguese 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 Portuguese journals in this list are indexed in
If you spot any mistakes in this table of Portuguese OA journals, don’t hesitate to send us an email.

Open Access Portuguese Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
American journal of genetics2637-4757eSciPub LLC10100
Journal of Portuguese Linguistics1645-4537Ubiquity Press, Ltd.230127056.1
OEm working papers2183-54382250
Revista da Associação Portuguesa de Linguística2183-9077Associacao Portuguesa de Linguistica1624648.8
Journal of Lusophone Studies2469-4800American Portuguese Studies Association3288927.7Website
Revista da ABRALIN1678-1805Associacao Brasileira de Linguistica11127.3
Revista de estudos anglo-portugueses0871-682XCETAPS - Centre for English Translation and Anglo-Portuguese Studies40022.5
Estudos de lingüística galega1889-2566University of Santiago de Compostela894321.3Website
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Open Access (OA)?
Open Access refers to free access to information and unrestricted use of electronic resources for everyone. Any kind of digital content can be open access, from texts and data to software, audio, and video.
What does “relevance” mean in the table?
If a journal has a relevance of “100”, that means that the journal is fully related to the concept it is listed under. If, on the other hand, a journal has a relevance of “0”, that means that the journal doesn’t have any relation to the topic it is listed under. So Nutrition might have a low relevance when included in Open Computer Science Journals
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?
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?
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