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Open Access/APCs

About JBCS

The Journal of the Brazilian Chemical Society embraces all aspects of chemistry except education, philosophy and history of chemistry. It is a medium for reporting selected original and significant contributions to new chemical knowledge.

The JBCS is published monthly by the PubliSBQ. Publication of the Journal of the Brazilian Chemical Society is in charge of the Editors, and its policy and planning are the responsibility of the Editorial Advisory Board. Manuscripts submitted to the journal are analyzed by peer-reviewers.

Its abbreviated title is J. Braz. Chem. Soc., which should be used in bibliographies, footnotes and bibliographical references and strips.

Benefits for Authors and Readers

Manuscript Categories

  • Authors have a wide choice of formats in which to publish:
    Articles, Communications, Short Reports, Reviews, Accounts and Letters.
  • Authors are encouraged to submit electronic Supplementary Information (SI) with their manuscripts. This extra material is made available together with respective papers, online at http://jbcs.sbq.org.br, as a PDF file.

High visibility and free download

CC-BY license

  • Through SciELO (http://www.scielo.org/php/index.php), JBCS has adopted CC-BY license from the 26-9 issue on as the main role of the Open Access. Such license, already being used internationally by leading journals and open-access publishers, aims at maximizing the dissemination of articles.


  • Science Citation Index®, Science Citation Index expanded (SciSearch®),
    Index Copernicus, ISI Alerting Services, Chemical Abstracts – CA Plus,
    Chemistry Citation Index®, Current Contents®/ Physical, Chemical and
    Earth Sciences, Portal de Periódicos da Capes, SciELO and SCOPUS.

Immediate publication (forthcoming papers)

  • Once published online a DOI number will be assigned to the manuscript.

Online manuscript submission

  • By ScholarOne – © Clarivate Analytics (International Submission Site).


  • QUALIS CAPES – A2 (Chemistry Area)
  • Current issue with Indexing Graphical Abstracts (GA).
    • Past issues –All online collection freely available with Search Engines (Google and SciELO) and also assigned a valid DOI.
  • Cover Gallery – All Collection Picture Cover

Online version ISSN 1678-4790 Printed version ISSN 0103-5053
Journal of the Brazilian Chemical Society
JBCS Editorial and Publishing Office
University of Campinas - UNICAMP
13083-970 Campinas-SP, Brazil

Tel/Fax: +55.19.3521.3151
Free access