Lithuanian Academy of Sciences Publishers

The Lithuanian Academy of Sciences Publishers is a structural division of the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences. It prepares for publication and publishes monographs, academic books, and ten periodical academic journals which are published quarterly in print and online. They feature original academic papers on key issues in medicine, biology, chemistry, physics, ecology, energy, philosophy and sociology, geography and geology, Lithuanian studies, history, history of art, and agricultural sciences. All papers submitted to the journals are peer-reviewed, and their top academic level is maintained by editorial boards consisting of professors, habilitated doctors, and academicians of the highest qualification.

Most of the journals of the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences are indexed and refereed in Clarivate Analytics WoS, PubMed, and SCOPUS, and nearly all journals in EBSCO, Index Copernicus, and other more specialized databases.

The Lithuanian Academy of Sciences is a member of the international organization Crossref (www.crossref.org).

Mailing address: 3 Gedimino Ave, 01103 Vilnius, Lithuania

Zina Turčinskienė
Head
Email leidyba@lma.lt
Phone +370 699 36 778

Journals

  • Acta medica Lituanica

    Acta medica Lituanica is an official journal of the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences Publisher in cooperation with Vilnius University and the National Cancer Institute. It publishes papers on high quality research, mostly from Lithuania, the Baltic countries, and Eastern Europe.

  • Biologija

    Biologija covers a broad spectrum of themes and brings together such various disciplines as general biology, microbiology, parasitology, molecular biology and ecology, genetics, mathematical modelling, biochemistry and biotechnology and others. Multidisciplinary approaches and the use of conventional and novel methods/methodologies (in the field and in the laboratory) are crucial for a deeper understanding of the effects of natural processes and human behaviour/activities on environment and the anthropogenic impact of economic development on ecosystems.

  • Chemija

    Chemija publishes original research articles and reviews from all branches of modern chemistry, including physical, inorganic, analytical, organic, polymer chemistry, electrochemistry, and multidisciplinary approaches. The journal is covered by Clarivate Analytics Web of Science since 2007. Currently, the journal‘s impact factor is 0.394; 5-year impact factor 0.413.

  • Energetika

    The journal publishes original scientific, review and problem papers in the following fields: power engineering economics, modelling of energy systems, their management and optimi­zation, target systems, environmental impacts of power engi­neering objects, nuclear energetics, its safety, radioactive waste disposal, renewable power sources, power engineering metro­logy, thermal physics, aerohydrodynamics, plasma technologies, combustion processes, hydrogen energetics, material studies and technologies, hydrology, hydroenergetics. All papers are re­viewed. Information is presented on the defended theses, vari­ous conferences, reviews, etc.

  • Geologija. Geografija

    The journal Geologija. Geografija publishes scientific papers in the following fields: petrology, mineralogy, geochemistry, mineral resources, tectonics, stratigraphy, sedimentology, hydrogeology, geophysics, engineering geology, paleontology, physical geography, landscape geography, human geography, land management, cartography, geographical information science, environmental science, geographical education. Papers are published in Lithuanian and English. All papers are reviewed.

  • Filosofija. Sociologija

    Filosofija. Sociologija publishes original research articles in the fields of philosophy and sociology. Philosophical and sociological articles are published as separate issues of the journal. The philosophical issues cover, but are not restricted to, the following topics: history of philosophy, epistemology, phenomenology, cultural studies, etc. The sociological issues cover different topics of sociology and demography preferably based on comparative empirical data. The interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary research is especially encouraged. Contributions are accepted in English and Lithuanian. The journal is covered by Clarivate Analytics Web of Science since 2008. Currently, the journal’s impact factor is 0.473; 5-year impact factor 0.291.
  • Lithuanian Journal of Physics

    Published quarterly by the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences. The main aim of the Lithuanian Journal of Physics is to reflect the most recent advances in various fields of theoretical, experimental, and applied physics, including:
    • mathematical and computational physics
    • subatomic physics
    • atoms and molecules
    • chemical physics
    • electrodynamics and wave processes
    • nonlinear and coherent optics
    • spectroscopy


    2017 impact factor 0.875
    5-year impact factor 0.757

  • Lituanistica

    The journal publishes original research papers, book reviews, annotations, and sources in history, archaeology, linguistics, literature, and ethnology. Contributions are accepted in English and Lithuanian.
  • Menotyra

    The journal publishes original papers and sources in the fields of art history, musicology, and theatrology related to Central and Eastern European arts. The submitted manuscript should not have been previously published in any form or considered for publication elsewhere. Reviews of scholarly publications, conferences and exhibitions are also accepted. Contributions are accepted in Lithuanian, English, and Polish, and in some cases other languages are also allowed.

    Menotyra follows a strict anti-plagiarism policy, which targets both plagiarism and self-plagiarism. By submitting a paper for publication in Menotyra, author(s) confirm that: 1) they are aware that plagiarism and self-plagiarism are illegal and understand that plagiarism is the use of the ideas presented by another person or in a published work pretending that they are one’s own; 2) they declare that each contribution to their article has been acknowledged and sources of information from other published authors or unpublished works have been properly cited; 3) they certify that they are solely responsible for the text of the article along with all references. Manuscripts submitted to Menotyra may be checked for originality using anti-plagiarism software. The journal is published by the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences, which is a member of Crossref and uses the CrossCheck publishing support and plagiarism detection systems.

  • Žemės ūkio mokslai

    Žemės ūkio mokslai /Agricultural Sciences, a periodical of the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences, publishes original scientific papers in Lithuanian and English that have not been published elsewhere.

    Science fields and directions:

    • agricultural sciences: agronomy (01A), forest science (04A), zootechnics (03A), veterinary medicine (02A);
    • technological sciences: mechanical engineering (09T), environmental engineering (04T);
    • social sciences: management (03S), economics (04S), sociology (05S) (agricultural economics, rural development, etc.).