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Focus and Scope

Sri Lankan Journal of Biology (SLJB) provides high quality, comprehensive and broad coverage in all areas of Biology. The journal publishes original scientific research articles that describe significant research findings. SLJB encourages the submission of original contributions in all fields of basic and applied research involved in Biological Sciences.

SLJB considers for publication original research that has not been previously published (this generally includes posting the article on a preprint server) or not under consideration for publication elsewhere. However, SLJB accepts submissions that have previously been presented at conferences; or have previously appeared in other "non-journal" formats (for example: blogs or posters). In addition to full papers, short communications and invited reviews are accepted for publication.

ISSN: 2513-2245  eISSN: 2550-3340  Bar Code: 9 772550 334003

Biological research findings of a wide array of sub disciplines including (but not limited to); Anthropology, Agriculture, Animal Behavior, Bioinformatics, Biochemistry, Biodiversity, Biotechnology, Conservation Genetics, Developmental Biology, Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Entomology, Evolution, Ethnomedicine, Freshwater Biology, Genetics and Genomics, Mathematical Modeling of Biological Systems, Marine Biology, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Natural Products, Physiology, Plant Sciences, Microbiology, Nanobiology, Quantum Biology, Taxonomy, Toxicology, Wildlife, Zoology.

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Publication Frequency

The Sri Lankan Journal of Biology publishes two issues per year in  January and June.

Open Access Policy

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.

Archiving Policy

This journal is available for LOCKSS harvesting, to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. See LOCKSS harvesting start page.

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