Russian Journal of General Chemistry is a journal that covers many problems that are of general interest to the whole community of chemists. The journal is the successor to Russia’s first chemical journal, Zhurnal Russkogo Khimicheskogo Obshchestva (Journal of the Russian Chemical Society ) founded in 1869 to cover all aspects of chemistry. Now the journal is focused on the interdisciplinary areas of chemistry (organometallics, organometalloids, organoinorganic complexes, mechanochemistry, nanochemistry, etc.), new achievements and long-term results in the field. The journal publishes reviews, current scientific papers, letters to the editor, and discussion papers.

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Russian Journal of General Chemistry is a peer reviewed journal. We use a single blind peer review format. Our team of reviewers includes over 20 experts. The average period from submission to first decision in 2018 was 21 days, and that from first decision to acceptance was 21 days. The rejection rate for submitted manuscripts in 2018 was 25%. The final decision on the acceptance of an article for publication is made by the Deputy Editor-in-Chief.

Any invited reviewer who feels unqualified or unable to review the manuscript due to the conflict of interests should promptly notify the editors and decline the invitation. Reviewers should formulate their statements clearly in a sound and reasoned way so that authors can use reviewer’s arguments to improve the manuscript. Personal criticism of the authors must be avoided. Reviewers should indicate in a review (i) any relevant published work that has not been cited by the authors, (ii) anything that has been reported in previous publications and not given appropriate reference or citation, (ii) any substantial similarity or overlap with any other manuscript (published or unpublished) of which they have personal knowledge.

  • Presents new achievements and long-term results in many related disciplines in chemistry
  • Topics include organometallics, organometalloids, organo-inorganic complexes, mechanochemistry, nanochemistry, and more
  • Publishes reviews, current papers, letters, discussion papers, book reviews and meeting reports

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Editor-in-Chief
  • Anatoly I. Rusanov
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0.716 (2019)
Impact factor
0.605 (2019)
Five year impact factor
55,458 (2019)
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Electronic ISSN
1608-3350
Print ISSN
1070-3632
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  15. Reaxys
  16. SCImago
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  18. Science Citation Index
  19. Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch)
  20. Semantic Scholar
  21. UGC-CARE List (India)
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