The Biological Bulletin
|The Biological Bulletin|
|Former name(s)||Zoological Bulletin|
|Abbreviated title (ISO 4)||Biol. Bull.|
|Edited by||Carol Schachinger|
|Publisher||Marine Biological Laboratory (United States)|
|Open access||After 1 yr|
The Biological Bulletin is a peer-reviewed scientific journal covering the field of biology. The journal was established in 1897 as the Zoological Bulletin by Charles Otis Whitman and William Morton Wheeler. In 1899 the title was changed to The Biological Bulletin, and production was transferred to the Marine Biological Laboratory at Woods Hole, Massachusetts. The current managing editor is Carol Schachinger.
The Biological Bulletin is indexed by several bibliographic services, including Index Medicus, MEDLINE, Chemical Abstracts, Current Contents, BIOBASE, and Geo Abstracts. Six issues are published per year and all content is made freely available one year after publication. According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2010 impact factor of 2.47.
- Jane Maienschein (1989). "The Library and Publications". One Hundred Years Exploring Life, 1888-1988: The Marine Biological Laboratory at Woods Hole. Boston, Massachusetts: Jones and Bartlett Publishers. pp. 73–85. ISBN 0-86720-120-7.
- "About The Biological Bulletin". Marine Biological Laboratory. 2011. Retrieved May 6, 2011.
- "Web of Science". 2011. Retrieved 2011-05-07.