Aims and Scope


Published on behalf of the New York Academy of Sciences, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences provides multidisciplinary perspectives on research of current scientific interest with far-reaching implications for the wider scientific community and society at large. Each special issue assembles the best thinking of key contributors to a field of investigation at a time when emerging developments offer the promise of new insight. Individually themed, Annals special issues stimulate new ways to think about science by providing a neutral forum for discourse—within and across many institutions and fields.


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Abstracting and Indexing Information

  • Abstracts in Anthropology (Sage)
  • Abstracts in Social Gerontology (EBSCO Publishing)
  • Abstracts on Hygiene & Communicable Diseases (CABI)
  • Academic Search (EBSCO Publishing)
  • Academic Search Alumni Edition (EBSCO Publishing)
  • AgBiotech News & Information (CABI)
  • AgBiotechNet (CABI)
  • AGRICOLA Database (National Agricultural Library)
  • Agricultural & Environmental Science Database (ProQuest)
  • Agricultural Engineering Abstracts (CABI)
  • Agroforestry Abstracts (CABI)
  • Animal Breeding Abstracts (CABI)
  • Biocontrol News & Information (CABI)
  • Biofuels Abstracts (CABI)
  • Biological Science Database (ProQuest)
  • BIOSIS Previews (Clarivate Analytics)
  • Botanical Pesticides (CABI)
  • CAB Abstracts® (CABI)
  • CABDirect (CABI)
  • CAS: Chemical Abstracts Service (ACS)
  • Chemistry Server Reaction Center (Clarivate Analytics)
  • Criminal Justice Abstracts (EBSCO Publishing)
  • Criminal Justice Collection (GALE Cengage)
  • Crop Physiology Abstracts (CABI)
  • Current Chemical Reactions (Clarivate Analytics)
  • Dairy Science Abstracts (CABI)
  • Embase (Elsevier)
  • EORTC Database (European Organisation for Research & Treatment of Cancer)
  • Forest Products Abstracts (CABI)
  • Forestry Abstracts (CABI)
  • GeoRef (AGI)
  • Global Health (CABI)
  • Grasslands & Forage Abstracts (CABI)
  • Health & Medical Collection (ProQuest)
  • Health Research Premium Collection (ProQuest)
  • HEED: Health Economic Evaluations Database (Wiley-Blackwell)
  • Helminthological Abstracts (CABI)
  • Horticultural Science Abstracts (CABI)
  • Hospital Premium Collection (ProQuest)
  • Index Veterinarius (CABI)
  • INSPEC (IET)
  • Irrigation & Drainage Abstracts (CABI)
  • Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition (Clarivate Analytics)
  • Leisure Tourism Database (CABI)
  • Leisure, Recreation & Tourism Abstracts (CABI)
  • Maize Abstracts (CABI)
  • Materials Science & Engineering Database (ProQuest)
  • Mathematical Reviews/MathSciNet/Current Mathematical Publications (AMS)
  • MEDLINE/PubMed (NLM)
  • Natural Science Collection (ProQuest)
  • Nematological Abstracts (CABI)
  • Nutrition Abstracts & Reviews Series A: Human & Experimental (CABI)
  • Nutrition Abstracts & Reviews Series B: Livestock Feeds & Feeding (CABI)
  • Ornamental Horticulture (CABI)
  • Pig News & Information (CABI)
  • Plant Breeding Abstracts (CABI)
  • Plant Genetic Resources Abstracts (CABI)
  • Postharvest News & Information (CABI)
  • Poultry Abstracts (CABI)
  • ProQuest Central (ProQuest)
  • Protozoological Abstracts (CABI)
  • PubMed Dietary Supplement Subset (NLM)
  • Reaction Citation Index (Clarivate Analytics)
  • Review of Agricultural Entomology (CABI)
  • Review of Aromatic & Medicinal Plants (CABI)
  • Review of Medical & Veterinary Entomology (CABI)
  • Review of Medical & Veterinary Mycology (CABI)
  • Review of Plant Pathology (CABI)
  • Rice Abstracts (CABI)
  • Rural Development Abstracts (CABI)
  • Science Citation Index (Clarivate Analytics)
  • Science Citation Index Expanded (Clarivate Analytics)
  • SciTech Premium Collection (ProQuest)
  • SCOPUS (Elsevier)
  • Seed Abstracts (CABI)
  • Soils & Fertilizers Abstracts (CABI)
  • Soybean Abstracts Online (CABI)
  • Sugar Industry Abstracts (CABI)
  • Technology Collection (ProQuest)
  • The RECAL Legacy (National Centre for Prosthetics & Orthodontics)
  • Tropical Diseases Bulletin (CABI)
  • Veterinary Bulletin (CABI)
  • Viticulture & Enology Abstracts (Vitis)
  • Weed Abstracts (CABI)
  • Wheat, Barley & Triticale Abstracts (CABI)
  • World Agricultural Economics & Rural Sociology Abstracts (CABI)
  • ZBMATH (Zentralblatt MATH)
  • Zoological Record (Clarivate Analytics)

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