Whitelist of Vision Science Journals

The Whitelist of Vision Science Journals is created and maintained by the Association of Vision Science Librarians (AVSL).

These journals include research topics in:

  • vision science
  • optometry
  • ophthalmology

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Journal Title Society or Association Affiliation ISSN Publisher
Acta ophthalmologica Dansk oftalmologisk selskab. 1755-375X (Print)
1755-3768 (Electronic)
1755-375X (Linking)
Oxford, UK : Wiley-Blackwell
Acta ophthalmologica. [Scandinavica] Supplement Dansk oftalmologisk selskab. 1755-3776 (Print)
1755-3784 (Electronic)
1755-3784 (Linking)
Oxford : Wiley-Blackwell Pub.
American journal of ophthalmology   0002-9394 (Print)
1879-1891 (Electronic)
0002-9394 (Linking)
New York, NY : Elsevier Science
American orthoptic journal, The American Association of Certified Orthoptists
American Association of Orthoptic Technicians
American Orthoptic Council
0065-955X (Print)
1553-4448 (Electronic)
0065-955X (Linking)
Madison Wi : University Of Wisconsin Press For The American Orthopic Council
Applied optics Optical Society of America 1559-128X (Print)
1539-4522 (Electronic)
1559-128X (Linking)
Washington, DC : Optical Society of America
Archivos de la Sociedad Española de Oftalmología Sociedad Española de Oftalmología 0365-6691 (Print)
1989-7286 (Electronic)
0365-6691 (Linking)
Madrid : Elsevier Doyma
Arquivos brasileiros de oftalmologia Conselho Brasileiro de Oftalmologia. 0004-2749 (Print)
1678-2925 (Electronic)
0004-2749 (Linking)
São Paulo : Conselho Brasileiro de Oftalmologia
Asia-Pacific journal of ophthalmology The Official Journal of the Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology 2162-0989 (Electronic)
2162-0989 (Linking)
(Philadelphia, Pa) Hong Kong : Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Australian orthoptic journal Orthoptics Australia 2209-1262 Orthoptics Australia
BMC ophthalmology   1471-2415 (Electronic)
1471-2415 (Linking)
London : BioMed Central
British journal of ophthalmology, The British Medical Association;
Institute of Ophthalmology (London England)
0007-1161 (Print)
1468-2079 (Electronic)
0007-1161 (Linking)
London : BMJ Pub. Group
Canadian journal of ophthalmology
[Journal canadien d’ophtalmologie]
Canadian Ophthalmological Society. 0008-4182 (Print)
1715-3360 (Electronic)
0008-4182 (Linking)
Oxford, England : Elsevier
Case reports in ophthalmological medicine n/a 2090-6722 (Print)
2090-6730 (Online)
London : Hindawi
Ceská a slovenská oftalmologie : casopis ceské oftalmologické spolecnosti a slovenské oftalmologické spolecnosti Ceská oftalmologická spolecnost
Slovenská oftalmologická spolecnost
1211-9059 (Print)
1805-4447 (Electronic)
1211-9059 (Linking)
Praha : Ceska Lekarska Spolecnost J. Ev. Purkyne
Chinese journal of ophthalmology [Zhonghua yan ke za zhi] Zhonghua yi xue hui (China 1949- )
Yan ke xue hui
0412-4081 (Print)
0412-4081 (Linking)
Peking : Chinese Medical Association

Canadian journal of optometry [revue canadienne d’optométrie]

Canadian Association of Optometrists 0834-2245 (Print)
0834-2245 (Linking)
[Ottawa, ON : Canadian Association of Optometrists, 1986-
Clinical and experimental ophthalmology Royal Australian College of Ophthalmologists;
Ophthalmological Society of New Zealand.
1442-6404 (Print)
1442-9071 (Electronic)
1442-6404 (Linking)
Carlton, Vic. : Wiley-Blackwell Pub. Asia
Clinical and experimental optometry Australian Optometrical Association;
Optometrists Association Australia;
New Zealand Association of Optometrists;
Hong Kong Society of Professional Optometrists.
0816-4622 (Print)
1444-0938 (Electronic)
0816-4622 (Linking)
Richmond, Victoria : Wiley-Blackwell

Contact lens and anterior eye

British Contact Lens Association. 1367-0484 (Print)
1476-5411 (Electronic)
1367-0484 (Linking)
Oxford : Elsevier
Cornea   0277-3740 (Print)
1536-4798 (Electronic)
0277-3740 (Linking)
Hagerstown, MD : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Current eye research   0271-3683 (Print)
1460-2202 (Electronic)
0271-3683 (Linking)
London : Informa Healthcare
Current ophthalmology reports   2167-4868 (Electronic)
2167-4868 (Linking)
New York : Springer Science + Business Media
Current opinion in ophthalmology   1040-8738 (Print)
1531-7021 (Electronic)
1040-8738 (Linking)
Hagerstown, MD : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Cutaneous and ocular toxicology   1556-9527 (Print)
1556-9535 (Electronic)
1556-9527 (Linking)
London : Informa Healthcare
Developments in ophthalmology   0250-3751 (Print)
1662-2790 (Electronic)
0250-3751 (Linking)
Basel : Karger
Digital journal of ophthalmology Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary 1542-8958 (Electronic)
1542-8958 (Linking)
Boston, MA : Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Documenta ophthalmologica   0012-4486 (Print)
1573-2622 (Electronic)
0012-4486 (Linking)
Dordrecht : Kluwer
European journal of ophthalmology   1120-6721 (Print
1724-6016 (Electronic)
1120-6721 (Linking)
Thousand Oaks, CA : SAGE Publishing
Experimental eye research   0014-4835 (Print)
1096-0007 (Electronic)
0014-4835 (Linking
London : Academic Press
Eye (London, England) Ophthalmological Society of the United Kingdom;
College of Ophthalmologists;
Royal College of Ophthalmologists;
Oxford Ophthalmological Congress.
0950-222X (Print)
1476-5454 (Electronic)
0950-222X (Linking)
London : Nature Publishing Group
Eye and contact lens   1542-2321 (Print)
1542-233X (Electronic)
1542-2321 (Linking)
Hagerstown, Md. : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Graefe’s archive for clinical and experimental ophthalmology [Albrecht von Graefes Archiv für klinische und experimentelle Ophthalmologie]

Official organ of: the Club Jules Gonin,

(1987- )

0721-832X (Print)
1435-702X (Electronic)
0721-832X (Linking)
Berlin ; New York : Springer-Verlag
Indian journal of ophthalmology Issued by the All-India Ophthalmological Society. 0301-4738 (Print)
1998-3689 (Electronic)
0301-4738 (Linking)
Mumbai : Medknow Publications
International journal of computer vision   1573-1405 Springer
International journal of ophthalmology Zhonghua yi xue hui (China 1949- ) Xi’an fen hui
[Chinese Medical Association Xi’an Branch]
2222-3959 (Print)
2227-4898 (Electronic)
2222-3959 (Linking)
Xi’an, China : Press of International Journal of Ophthalmology
International ophthalmology   0165-5701 (Print)
1573-2630 (Electronic)
0165-5701 (Linking)
Dordrecht : Kluwer
International ophthalmology clinics   0020-8167 (Print)
1536-9617 (Electronic)
0020-8167 (Linking)
Hagerstown, MD : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Investigative ophthalmology and visual science Official publication of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology. 0146-0404 (Print)
1552-5783 (Electronic)
0146-0404 (Linking)
Brookline MA : Association For Research In Vision And Ophthalmology (ARVO)
JAMA ophthalmology American Medical Association, issuing body 2168-6165 (Print)
2168-6173 (Electronic)
2168-6165 (Linking
Chicago, IL : American Medical Association
Japanese journal of ophthalmology Tōkyō Daigaku Igakubu
[The Official International Journal of the Japanese Ophthalmological Society]
0021-5155 (Print)
1613-2246 (Electronic)
0021-5155 (Linking)
Tokyo, Dept. of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Univ. of Tokyo.
Journal français d’ophtalmologie   0181-5512 (Print)
1773-0597 (Electronic)
0181-5512 (Linking)
Paris, New York, Masson.
Journal of AAPOS American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus 1091-8531 (Print)
1528-3933 (Electronic)
1091-8531 (Linking)
St Louis, MO : Mosby
Journal of biomedical optics Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers
International Biomedical Optics Society
1083-3668 (Print)
1560-2281 (Electronic)
1083-3668 (Linking)
Bellingham, WA : Published by SPIE–the International Society for Optical Engineering in cooperation with International Biomedical Optics Society
Journal of cataract and refractive surgery American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery;
European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
0886-3350 (Print)
1873-4502 (Electronic)
0886-3350 (Linking)
New York, NY : Elsevier Science
Journal of clinical ophthalmology and research Maharashtra Ophthalmological Society Print -2320-3897, Online – 2320-3900 Medknow (affiliated with Wolters Kluwer)
Journal of eye movement research International Group for Eye Movement Research 1995-8692 (Electronic)
1995-8692 (Linking)
Iffwil : European Group for Eye Movement Research (Switzerland)
Journal of glaucoma   1057-0829 (Print)
1536-481X (Electronic)
1057-0829 (Linking)
Philadelphia, PA : Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc
Journal of neuro-ophthalmology North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society 1070-8022 (Print)
1536-5166 (Electronic)
1070-8022 (Linking)
Hagerstown, MD : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Journal of ocular pharmacology and therapeutics Association for Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics 1080-7683 (Print)
1557-7732 (Electronic)
1080-7683 (Linking)
New York, NY : Association For Ocular Pharmacology And Therapeutics
Journal of ophthalmology n/a 2090-004X (Print) 2090-0058 (Online) London : Hindawi
Journal of optometry Colegio Nacional de Opticos-Optometristas de España 1888-4296 (Print)
1989-1342 (Electronic)
1989-1342 (Linking)
Madrid : Colegio Nacional de Ópticos-Optometristas de España
Journal of pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus   0191-3913 (Print)
1938-2405 (Electronic)
0191-3913 (Linking)
Thorofare, N. J. : Slack
Journal of refractive surgery Official publication of the International Society of Refractive Surgery and its affiliate societies. 1081-597X (Print)
1081-597X (Linking)
Thorofare, NJ : SLACK Inc.
Journal of the Optical Society of America A: Optics, image science, and vision Optical Society of America 1084-7529 (Print)
1520-8532 (Electronic)
1084-7529 (Linking)
Washington, D.C. : Optical Society of America
Klinische Monatsblätter für Augenheilkunde   0023-2165 (Print)
1439-3999 (Electronic)
0023-2165 (Linking)
Stuttgart : Thieme
Korean journal of ophthalmology   1011-8942 (Print)
2092-9382 (Electronic)
1011-8942 (Linking)
Seoul, Korea : KJO
Middle East African journal of ophthalmology Middle East African Council of Ophthalmology 0974-9233 (Print)
0975-1599 (Electronic)
0974-9233 (Linking)
Mumbai : Medknow Publications and Media
Molecular vision   1090-0535 (Electronic)
1090-0535 (Linking)
Atlanta Ga : Molecular Vision
Multisensory research   2213-4794 (Print)
2213-4808 (Electronic)
2213-4794 (Linking)
Leiden ; Boston : Brill
Nepalese journal of ophthalmology Nepal Ophthalmic Society : NEPJOPH 2072-6805 (Print)
2091-0320 (Electronic)
2072-6805 (Linking)
Kathmandu : Nepal Ophthalmic Society
Ocular immunology and inflammation International Ocular Inflammation Society 0927-3948 (Print)
1744-5078 (Electronic)
0927-3948 (Linking)
London : Informa Healthcare
Ocular surface, The   1542-0124 (Print)
1937-5913 (Electronic)
1542-0124 (Linking)
Philadelphia, PA : Elsevier Inc.
Ophthalmic and physiological optics British College of Ophthalmic Opticians (Optometrists)
College of Optometrists (Great Britain)
0275-5408 (Print)
1475-1313 (Electronic)
0275-5408 (Linking)
Oxford : Blackwell Publishers
Ophthalmic epidemiology International Society of Geographical and Epidemiological Ophthalmology 0928-6586 (Print)
1744-5086 (Electronic)
0928-6586 (Linking)
London : Informa Healthcare
Ophthalmic genetics International Society for Genetic Eye Disease
Ophthalmic Genetics Study Club
International Society of Pediatric Ophthalmology.
1381-6810 (Print)
1744-5094 (Electronic)
1381-6810 (Linking)
London : Informa Healthcare
Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 0740-9303 (Print)
1537-2677 (Electronic)
0740-9303 (Linking)
Hagerstown, MD : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins for the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Ophthalmic research   0030-3747 (Print)
1423-0259 (Electronic)
0030-3747 (Linking)
Basel, New York, Karger.
Ophthalmic surgery, lasers and imaging retina Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, issuing body;
International Society for Imaging in the Eye, issuing body
2325-8160 (Print)
2325-8179 (Electronic)
2325-8160 (Linking)
Thorofare, NJ : Healio.com
Ophthalmologe, Der Deutsche Ophthalmologische Gesellschaft 0941-293X (Print)
1433-0423 (Electronic)
0941-293X (Linking)
Berlin ; New York : Springer-Verlag
Ophthalmologica: journal international d’ophtalmologie [International journal of ophthalmology] [Zeitschrift für Augenheilkunde] Organ of the Schweizerische Ophthalmologische Gesellschaft, and the
Nederlandsch Oogheelkundig Gezelschap
0030-3755 (Print)
1423-0267 (Electronic)
0030-3755 (Linking)
Basel : Karger
Ophthalmology American Academy of Ophthalmology 0161-6420 (Print)
1549-4713 (Electronic)
0161-6420 (Linking)
New York : Elsevier
Ophthalmology. Retina. American Academy of Ophthalmology 0161-6420 (Print)
1549-4713 (Electronic)
0161-6420 (Linking)
New York : Elsevier
Optics express Optical Society of America 1094-4087 (Electronic)
1094-4087 (Linking)
Washington, DC : Optical Society of America
Optics letters Optical Society of America 0146-9592 (Print)
1539-4794 (Electronic)
0146-9592 (Linking)
Acid-Free:No
New York, Optical Society of America
Optometry and vision science  American Academy of Optometry 1040-5488 (Print)
1538-9235 (Electronic)
1040-5488 (Linking)
Hagerstown, MD : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Orbit: The international journal on orbital disorders, oculoplastic and lacrimal surgery British Oculoplastic Surgery Society &
Italian Society of Oculoplastic Surgery
0167-6830 (Print)
1744-5108 (Electronic)
0167-6830 (Linking)
London : Informa Healthcare [Taylor & Francis]
Perception   0301-0066 (Print)
1468-4233 (Electronic)
0301-0066 (Linking)
Thousand Oaks, CA : Sage Publications,
Perceptual and motor skills   0031-5125 (Print)
1558-688X (Electronic)
0031-5125 (Linking)
Thousand Oaks, CA : Sage Publications,
Progress in retinal and eye research   1350-9462 (Print)
1873-1635 (Electronic)
1350-9462 (Linking)
Oxford : Pergamon
Retina (Philadelphia, Pa) Published for the Ophthalmic Communications Society. 0275-004X (Print)
1539-2864 (Electronic)
0275-004X (Linking)
Hagerstown, MD : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Retinal cases and brief reports Published for the Ophthalmic Communications Society. 1935-1089 (Print)
1937-1578 (Electronic)
1935-1089 (Linking)
Acid-Free:No
Hagerstown, MD : Wolters Kluwer Health
Seminars in ophthalmology   0882-0538 (Print)
1744-5205 (Electronic)
0882-0538 (Linking
London : Informa Healthcare
Strabismus   0927-3972 (Print)
1744-5132 (Electronic)
0927-3972 (Linking)
London : Informa Healthcare
Survey of ophthalmology   0039-6257 (Print)
1879-3304 (Electronic)
0039-6257 (Linking)
New York, NY : Elsevier Science,
Transactions of the American Ophthalmological Society American Ophthalmological Society 0065-9533 (Print)
1545-6110 (Electronic)
0065-9533 (Linking)
San Francisco, CA : American Ophthalmological Society
Translational vision science and technology Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology 2164-2591 (Electronic)
2164-2591 (Linking)
Rockville, Md. : Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
Vestnik oftalmologii Soviet Union Ministerstvo zdravookhranenii︠a︡
Soviet Union Narodnyĭ komissariat zdravookhranenii︠a︡
Vsesoiuznoe nauchnoe obshchestvo oftal’mologov (Soviet Union)
0042-465X (Print)
2309-1282 (Electronic)
0042-465X (Linking)
Moskva : Media Sfera
Veterinary ophthalmology American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists 1463-5216 (Print)
1463-5224 (Electronic)
1463-5216 (Linking)
Osney Mead, Oxford, UK : Blackwell Science
Vision research   0042-6989 (Print)
1878-5646 (Electronic)
0042-6989 (Linking)
Kidlington, Oxford : Elsevier Science Ltd.
Visual neuroscience   0952-5238 (Print)
1469-8714 (Electronic)
0952-5238 (Linking
Cambridge, England : Cambridge University Press

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Last updated: 2019/05/14