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Journal of the Arkansas Academy of Science
(Formerly called the Proceedings of the Arkansas Academy of Science even though it has always been and always will be a peer-reviewed scientific journal.)

Journal's Aims and Scope

The JOURNAL OF THE ARKANSAS ACADEMY OF SCIENCE (JAAS) is the major publication of the Academy. The Journal of the Arkansas Academy of Science appears annually as a single volume. The JOURNAL publishes peer-reviewed manuscripts that were submitted at the annual meeting of the previous year. The Scope of the Journal reflects the broad vision of the Academy to promote science within Arkansas and disseminate the science being carried out by scientists in Arkansas throughout the US and the world. Specific areas of science include (but are not limited to) Biomedical Sciences, Botany and Plant Science, Chemistry, Physics, Astronomy, Math and Computing Science, Engineering, Geology, Environmental Science, Ecology, Invertebrate Zoology, and Vertebrate Zoology..

JAAS Highlights

  • Country of Publication: United States of America
  • Publisher: Arkansas Academy of Science
  • Format: Print & Online
  • Online ESSN: 2326-0505
  • Journal website:
  • Print ISSN: 2326-0491
  • Frequency: Annually (in January)
  • Language: English
  • Page Charges: Yes (Subject to change)
  • Open Access: Yes
  • Policy: Peer-reviewed
  • Managing Editor E-mail:

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Becoming a member of the Arkansas Academy of Science entitles you to a hard copy of the Journal when it is published and distributed at the April meeting of the AAS. Individual members and institutional members receive the JAAS publication annually. There are usually back issues of the Journal from previous years available for purchase ($35). For information regarding back issues, contact the current AAS Secretary.

Copyright, Licensing, and Use policy

The Journal of the Arkansas Academy of Science is an Open Access Journal. The University of Arkansas Libraries have partnered with the Academy to archive and make volumes of the JOURNAL, and the Proceedings freely available worldwide online at repository (indexed in the Directory of Open Access Repositories).

All articles published in the JOURNAL are available for use under the following Creative Commons license: Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-ND 4.0) ( Thus, users are able read, download, copy, print, distribute, search, link to the full texts of these articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. Authors retain copyright over their material published in the JOURNAL, however appropriate citation of the original article(s) should be given. Authors may archive a copy of the final version of their articles published in the JOURNAL in their institution’s repository.