Open Access Snow Journals

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

Snow is precipitation in the form of ice crystal flakes

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.

Hopefully this list of Snow Open Access journals will make it easier for you to decide where to publish your Snow manuscript.
Our list includes all the high-impact factor Snow journals as well as new journals. This should give you a better idea on where you should publish. Instead of displaying the most commonly known Snow journals, we have made an exhaustive list of open accesss Snow journals. Use our different columns — number of papers, number of citations, and relevance — to find the best Snow 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 Snow journals in this list are indexed in
If you spot any mistakes in this table of Snow OA journals, don’t hesitate to send us an email.

Open Access Snow Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
The Cryosphere1994-041622716587641.7Website
Journal of the Japanese Society of Snow and Ice0373-1006Japanese Society of Snow and Ice1701195840.9
Bulletin of glaciological research1345-3807Japanese Society of Snow and Ice161123836.6
Annals of Glaciology0260-3055Cambridge University Press56059266131.4Website
Lëd i Sneg2076-6734The Russian Academy of Sciences59479321.7Website
Journal of Glaciology0022-1430Cambridge University Press911116313721.1Website
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Open Access (OA)?
Open access is an international movement that aims to provide free and open online access to academic information, such as publications and data
What does “relevance” mean in the table?
In the table above, relevance is used to determine the level of association between a journal and the concept it is listed under, from 0-100.
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.
Where can I find other lists like this one?
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How can I publish my paper on
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 is to help disseminate research.
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?
Different open access types are commonly described using a colour system. The most commonly recognised names are “green”, “gold”, and “hybrid” open access; however, “bronze”, “black”, and “diamond” also exist.