Acta Veterinaria

The Journal of University of Belgrade

Open access

The Acta Veterinaria is an open access, peer-reviewed scientific journal of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Belgrade, Serbia, dedicated to the publication of original research articles, invited review articles, and to limited extent methodology articles and case reports. The journal considers articles on all aspects of veterinary science and medicine, including the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of medical conditions of domestic, companion, farm and wild animals, as well as the biomedical processes that underlie their health.

Why subscribe and read

High standard of contents. Good publishing quality in electronic and printed form. The journal is devoted to the advancement and dissemination of scientific knowledge concerning veterinary sciences and related academic disciplines.

Why submit

Promotion of each article in numerous abstracting databases. Fast peer review and objective decision.

Acta Veterinaria is an Open Access Journal. All articles can be downloaded free of charge and used in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0).

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Abstracting & Indexing

Acta Veterinaria is covered by the following services:

  • AGRICOLA (National Agricultural Library)
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  • Dimensions
  • DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals)
  • EBSCO (relevant databases)
  • EBSCO Discovery Service
  • Embase
  • FSTA - Food Science & Technology Abstracts
  • Genamics JournalSeek
  • Google Scholar
  • Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
  • J-Gate
  • Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition
  • JournalTOCs
  • KESLI-NDSL (Korean National Discovery for Science Leaders)
  • KoBSON
  • Microsoft Academic
  • Naviga (Softweco)
  • Primo Central (ExLibris)
  • Publons
  • ReadCube
  • SCImago (SJR)
  • Sherpa/RoMEO
  • Summon (Serials Solutions/ProQuest)
  • TDNet
  • Text Mining
  • Ulrich's Periodicals Directory/ulrichsweb
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  • Web of Science - BIOSIS Previews
  • Web of Science - Current Contents/Agriculture, Biology, and Environmental Sciences
  • Web of Science - Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Web of Science - Zoological Record
  • WorldCat (OCLC)

Sanja Aleksić-Kovačević, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Belgrade, Serbia

Editorial Board
Manfred Reinacher, University of Giessen, Germany
Marco Pietra, University of Bologna, Italy
Anja Kipar, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Sophia Kathariou, NC State University, USA
Alun Williams, University of Cambridge, UK
Geert Opsomer, University of Ghent, Belgium
Darko Gereš, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Silvestra Kobal, University of Ljubljana
Nikolaos Papaioannaou, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Trpe Ristoski, University of Skopje, Macedonia
Aleksandar Mašić, University of Guelph, Canada
Ksenija Nešić, Scientific Veterinary Institute, Belgrade, Serbia
Tamas Petrović, Scientific Veterinary Institute, Novi Sad, Serbia
Vlado Teodorović, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Vera Katić, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Milica Kovačević-Filipović, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Jevrosima Stevanović, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Danijela Kirovski, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Ivan Jovanović, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Dejan Krnjaić, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Vanja Krstić, University of Belgrade, Serbia

Language Editors
Olivera Valčić, University of Belgrade, Serbia

Technical Editors
Vladimir Kukolj, University of Belgrade, Serbia


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Journal Information

IMPACT FACTOR 2017: 0.604
5-year IMPACT FACTOR: 0.439

CiteScore 2017: 0.65

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2017: 0.287
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2017: 0.608

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