Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

International Journal of Chemistry (IJC) focuses on the following topics: analytical, inorganic, organic, materials, nuclear and physical chemistry as well as neurochemistry and biochemistry. It provides an academic platform for professionals and researchers to contribute innovative work in the field. IJC carries original and full-length articles that reflect the latest research and developments in both theoretical and practical aspects of chemistry.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

The journal uses double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers and authors' identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; two reviewers from outside and one editor from the journal typically involve in reviewing a submission.


Publication Frequency

2016  Quarterly, published in February, May, August and November

2015  Semiannual, published in May and November

2013-2014  Quarterly, published in February, May, August and November

2012  Bimonthly, published in February, April, June, August, October & December              

2011  Quarterly, published in February, June, August and December

2009-2010  Semiannual, published in February and August


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...



Academic Journals Database
Bibliography and Index of Geology
CAS (Chemical Abstracts Service, ACS)
Google Scholar
Open J-Gate
PKP Open Archives Harvester
Standard Periodical Directory
Universe Digital Library


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