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Publisher: IOP Publishing

Joined: 2004

Type: Online full-text journals

Content Overview

IOP publishes more than 70 of the world's most prestigious journals in physics and related sciences, all available online through IOP science.

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Subject Strengths

Service Strengths

IOPscience embraces innovative technologies to make it easier for researchers to access scientific, technical and medical content. IOPscience allows you to:

  • Enhance your research: find relevant content quickly with improved search filtering 
  • Save time: re-run previous searches, tagging your favorite articles
  • Keep up to date: receive RSS feeds and email alerts when new content is published
  • Interact and share: embrace social bookmarking to share articles
  • Discover related research: explore relevant articles based on subject classification codes
  • Make it personal: customise your alerts, save articles of interest, and view newly published articles within your subject areas

Impact Factors

IOP journals have achieved outstanding results from ISI, showing that they really are leading journals in their fields. For further information, download the Impact Factor information sheet:



Institutions in the following countries can register for access to IOPscience through the process below:

Registration and Access

Registration for IOPscience

Each developing country institution eligible for access is required to register to use IOP Publishing. If you have not used this resource before you may need to check if your institution is registered and identify the contact person who has your access details. To do this, please go to the subscribed resources registration and select your country and institution.

Access Information

Access by fixed, external IP address with username and password access for remote users.

Support/Help Contact

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Information for Librarians

Administration Information

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Note: you will need to contact IOP to add/change IP addresses.


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Promotional Information/Materials

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Publisher Newsletter Details

Library Inside:  is a quarterly newsletter designed to keep librarians up to date on all the latest news and developments from IOP Publishing and the industry. To subscribe please e-mail your request to Click here to view the September 2014 issue.

Usage Data Collection

You can view your institution's COUNTER statistics by logging onto the IOP counter page and using your existing COUNTER login and password to access the new interface.  If you require a login, or have forgotten your login or password, contact:

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