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Image of International Journal of Avian Science cover adPublished by Wiley on behalf of the BOU
Edited by
Paul Donald (Editor in Chief), Rauri Bowie,
Dan Chamberlain, Rebecca Kimball,
Ruedi Nager and Jeremy Wilson

Google Scholar ranking (Jul 2014)
h-index 25 xixx 1/20 Birds
h5-median 36 x 1/20 Birds

ISI Journal Citation Reports© Ranking (2014)
5-year Impact Factor 2.172 x 3/20 Ornithology
2-year Impact Factor 1.861 x 4/20 Ornithology

IBIS – advancing ornithology

IBIS publishes original papers, reviews and short communications reflecting the forefront of research activity in ornithological science, but with special emphasis on the conservation, ecology, ethology and systematics of birds.

  • Rapid publication after acceptance
  • No page charges
  • 154 years of Ibis online View
  • Online version now features the ‘anywhere’ enhanced format for better viewing on devices especially mobile touch-screens



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