Indexing and Archiving
Articles published in AoB PLANTS are indexed in the following databases:
Biological Abstracts (Thomson Reuters)
BIOSIS Previews (Thomson Reuters)
Current Contents (Thomson Reuters)
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
Food and Science Technology Abstracts Database (FSTA)
Science Citation Index Expanded (Thomson Reuters)
Web of Science (Thomson Reuters)
In addition, AoB PLANTS deposits all published articles into PubMed Central, the U.S. National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journals.
Articles published in AoB PLANTS are digitally preserved with Portico, the Koninklijke Bibliotheek (the National Library of the Netherlands) and the LOCKSS preservation initiative of Stanford University. Per these agreements, papers in AoB PLANTS are securely archived in several repositories. This ensures the future availability of archived content over time independently of any future changes in publisher or in technical migration to new electronic formats.