Advances in Earth Science，monthly, is a comprehensive, academic journal published in China from 1986 and co-sponsored by the Earth Sciences Department of the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), the Bureau of Science and Technology for Resources and Environment of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and the Scientific Information Center for Resources and Environment of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.
1. Purpose of the publication:
The objectives and tasks of this journal are: to review the current situation and development of Earth sciences and resources and environmental sciences, including Earth system science, global change and sustainable development research at home and abroad; to reveal the development tendency of major comprehensive and interdisciplinary fields; to report information on frontier sciences and interdisciplines; to reflect the application practice of high technologies and new methods; to introduce the planning strategy, implementation and management mechanisms of international science and technology programs; to report the organization, implementation and the innovative research results of the key national research programs; to evaluate the innovative research competitiveness and influence of the scientific research institutions at home and abroad.
2. The main columns of this journal
Review and Comment; Research Paper; CAS Members Forum; Development Strategy Forum; IODP Research; Discipline Development and Research; Exploration and Free Views; Global Change Research; Sustainable Development Research; Ecology; New Discipline· Recent Advance· New Technique; Introduction of Management and Innovative Results of the Projects Funded by NSFC.
3. Honor of the journal
Advances in Earth Science has been honored with outstanding science & technology journals of China for many years by the Ministry of Science and Technology of the People’s Republic of China.
Celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the Founding of the People's Republic of China in 2019;
Top 100 Newspapers in 2017;
China High-quality Science and Technology Journal in 2017 and 2008;
"Top Ten Journals" of Gansu Province (Science and Technology) in 2016;
the third prize of Cas Science Publishing Fund in 2015-2019;
RCCSE China Core Academic Journal (A) for 6 consecutive years;
China's Most internationally influential journal and China's Internationally influential Excellent Academic Journal in 2012-2021;
Journal classification in 2020：
Catalogue of High quality science and technology in Geoscience in China T1
China Academic Journal Impact Factor Annual Report Q1
World Journal Impact Index WJCI-Q2
China Academic Journal Evaluation Research Report (Sixth Edition) A
4. Domestic influence:
Advances in Earth Science enjoys high reputation both at home and abroad. It is one of the Chinese core journals and listed as “double-effect matrix” by the State Press and Publication Administration. It is one of the Excellent Technical Journals of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. After three decades of development, Advances in Earth Science is currently abstracted and indexed by many domestic and international databases of science & technology, such as Chemical Abstract (CA), Bonsoku, Abstracts Journal (AJ), Ulrich's Periodicals Directory, A Guide to the Core Journals of China (5th edition), Chinese S&T Journal Citation Reports (CSTPCD), Wanfang Data, Chinese Journal Full-text Database (CJFD), Chinese Science Citation Database (CSCD), Scientific and Technological Periodicals for Statistics in China, Chinese Journals Formation, Chinese Sci-Tech Periodical Full-text Database, Chinese Electronic Periodical Services (CEPS), Chinese Academic Journal Comprehensive Evaluation Database (CAJCED), China National Knowledge Infrastructure, Scientific and Technological Periodicals for Statistics in China, Abstracts of Chinese Geographical and Resources, Abstracts of Chinese Geological Literature, Oil & Gas Storage and Transportation, Maine, Oceanographic Freshwater Resources (MOFR), Chinese Biological Abstracts, Chinese Astronomy Abstracts, Titles Database of Chinese Scientific Technical Periodicals, CNBKSY, etc.
5. Journal influence:
According to “China Science and Technology Journal Citation Reports (core board)”, its impact factor, the core of the total citations and comprehensive evaluation are ranked No. 3. in the same field of journals.
6. The journal specifications:
Published by Science Press and issued to the domestic and foreign readers, Advances in Earth Science was made a monthly edition of 110 A4 sized pages. It is essential reading for geological science and the relevant scholars studies. The Journal can be subscribed to in post offices with an annual fee of 780 RMB. Please contact the editorial office for the back issues.
Online accessibility description
Articles can be obtained through the official website of Journal of Glaciology and Geocryology (free of charge) and CNKI (charged).