Publisher: Public Library of Science, Public Library of Science

Journal description

PLoS ONE features reports of primary research from all disciplines within science and medicine. By not excluding papers on the basis of subject area, PLoS ONE facilitates the discovery of the connections between papers whether within or between disciplines.

Current impact factor: 3.23

Impact Factor Rankings

2016 Impact Factor Available summer 2017
2014 / 2015 Impact Factor 3.234
2013 Impact Factor 3.534
2012 Impact Factor 3.73
2011 Impact Factor 4.092
2010 Impact Factor 4.411
2009 Impact Factor 4.351

Impact factor over time

Impact factor

Additional details

5-year impact 3.70
Cited half-life 2.70
Immediacy index 0.49
Eigenfactor 1.54
Article influence 1.21
Website PLos One website
Other titles PloS one, Public Library of Science one, PLoS 1
ISSN 1932-6203
OCLC 70662135
Material type Document, Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Internet Resource, Computer File, Journal / Magazine / Newspaper

Publisher details

Public Library of Science

  • Pre-print
    • Author can archive a pre-print version
  • Post-print
    • Author can archive a post-print version
  • Conditions
    • Creative Commons Attribution License
    • Eligible UK authors may deposit in OpenDepot
    • Publisher's version/PDF may be used
    • All titles are open access journals
  • Classification

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