University of Szczecin
«Acta Biologica» is an international, peer-reviewed, open-access journal devoted to publishing research papers in all fields of biology. The journal is published by the University of Szczecin.We welcome submissions of original articles, review articles, short communications, and commentaries on any level of biological organisation. «Acta Biologica» especially welcomes manuscripts linking some aspects of the taxonomy, biogeography, ecology, behaviour, physiology and molecular biology. We also encourage submission of research papers related to conservation biology and wildlife management.
«Acta Biologica», established in 2001, was formerly published in Polish language (until 2009), currently in English. The journal was published as a hard copy till 2009, since 2010 it has been published online with an annual frequency, i.e. one volume per year. «Acta Biologica» was until 2015 published under the name „ Zeszyty Naukowe Uniwersytetu Szczecińskiego” (Scientific Journals of the University of Szczecin).
«Acta Biologica» is archived in the National Library of Poland and its deposit policy is recorded in Sherpa/Romeo.
Indexed/abstracted in: Agro and Index Copernicus
The archival home page can be found at: http://wb.usz.edu.pl/acta-biologica
«Acta Biologica» is an open access journal, which means that the articles are published under the CC-BY-SA license, and the editorial offices of the journals do not charge for publication (APC). Full versions of the articles are available at wnus.edu.pl without a grace period nor any technological barriers. Authors retain the copyright and full publishing rights without restrictions.
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.