About the journal

Soil Science Annual (Soil Sci. Ann.)

ISSN 2300-4967 (print version)

ISSN 2300-4975 (electronic version)



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Soil Science Annual journal is a continuation of the “Roczniki Gleboznawcze” – the journal of the Polish Society of Soil Science first published in 1950. Soil Science Annual is a quarterly devoted to a broad spectrum of issues relating to the soil environment. The journal is published in the open access system.



Papers within any one of the following topics are welcome in Soil Science Annual:
soil genesis; soil classification; soil geography and cartography; soil spatial analyses; regional soil science; forest soils science; soil physics; soil chemistry; soil mineralogy; soil micromorphology; soil biology; soil ecology; paleopedology; agricultural chemistry; agricultural technology; soil tillage; water soil management; soil melioration; soil erosion; environmental protection of agriculture and forestry; soil pollution; soil education; history and present state of soil science; and others.


Free access to full text articles in the electronic form can be found at (articles published between 1950 and 2019) and (articles published in 2020 and later on).


Soil Science Annual is indexed e.g. by Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) (Clarivate Analytics) and SCOPUS (Elsevier).


The Soil Science Annual is on the ICI Journals Master List 2018 - ICV 2018 (Index Copernicus Value) of 114.45 points.


‘ENGLISH LANGUAGE CORRECTION AND TRANSLATION OF ARTICLES FOR ENGLISH’ and ‘MAINTAINING OPEN ACCESS TO ARTICLES IN THE INTERNET NETWORK’ - tasks financed under contract 753/P-DUN/2018 from the resources of the Minister of Science and Higher Education for the dissemination of science.


Soil Science Annual is indexed/abstracted in the following services:

  • AGRICOLA (National Agricultural Library)
  • AGRO
  • Arianta
  • Baidu Scholar
  • CABI (over 50 subsections)
  • Celdes
  • Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) - CAplus
  • Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) - SciFinder
  • CNKI Scholar (China National Knowledge Infrastructure)
  • DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals)
  • EBSCO (relevant databases)
  • EBSCO Discovery Service
  • Elsevier - SCOPUS
  • Emerging Sources Citation Index (Web of Science)
  • GeoArchive
  • GeoRef
  • Google Scholar
  • Index Copernicus
  • J-Gate
  • JournalTOCs
  • Naviga (Softweco)
  • POL-index
  • Primo Central (ExLibris)
  • ProQuest (relevant databases)
  • ReadCube
  • ResearchGate
  • SCImago (SJR)
  • Summon (Serials Solutions/ProQuest)
  • TDOne (TDNet)
  • Ulrich's Periodicals Directory/ulrichsweb
  • WorldCat (OCLC)



Polish Society of Soil Science

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02-776 Warszawa



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