About the Journal

On this page: Aims & scope | About the Editors |  Editorial Board | Journal Metrics | Abstracted/indexed in | ISSN & eISSN | Disclaimer

Aims and scope

The International Journal of Oral Science seeks to publish all aspects of oral science and interdisciplinary fields, including basic, applied and clinical research. Please go to Aims and scope page for more details.

About the Editors

International Journal of Oral Science is led by Editor-in-Chief Professor Xue-dong Zhou, please go to  ‘about the editors’ page for further information.

Editorial Board

International Journal of Oral Science's international Editorial Board spans the breadth of the coverage of the journal –read more about the Editorial Board.

Journal Metrics

Article metrics such as number of downloads, citations and online attention are available from each article page, and provide an overview of the attention received by a paper.

The 2018 journal metrics for International Journal of Oral Science are as follows:

2-year Impact Factor 5-year Impact Factor Immediacy Index Eigenfactor® Score Article Influence Score Rank
2.750 3.977 0.333 0.00229 0.991 15/90 Dentistry, Oral Surgery & Medicine

2018 Journal Citation Reports (Clarivate Analytics, 2019)

Abstracted/indexed in

Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition
Web of Science
Google Scholar
Ulrich PD
Index Copernicus (IC)


The international standard serial number (ISSN) for International Journal of Oral Science is 1674-2818, and the electronic international standard serial number (eISSN) is 2049-3169.


The editorial policies of this publication are determined jointly by its Editorial Board and Springer Nature in accordance with the legal and regulatory requirements of China.