Logical Methods in Computer Science

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Logical Methods in Computer Science
DisciplineTheoretical computer science
Edited byStefan Milius
Publication details
Logical Methods in Computer Science e.V.
LicenseCreative Commons BY 4.0 (from around 2018[1]), Creative Commons BY-ND (until around 2017)
0.661 (2016)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4Log. Methods Comput. Sci.
OCLC no.897996717

Logical Methods in Computer Science (LMCS) is a peer-reviewed open access scientific journal covering theoretical computer science and applied logic. It opened to submissions on September 1, 2004.[2] The editor-in-chief is Stefan Milius (Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg).


The journal was initially published by the International Federation for Computational Logic, and then by a dedicated non-profit. It moved to the Épisciences [fr]. platform in 2017.[3] The first editor-in-chief was Dana Scott. In its first year, the journal received 75 submissions.[4]

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The journal is abstracted and indexed in Current Contents/Engineering, Computing & Technology,[5] Mathematical Reviews, Science Citation Index Expanded,[5] Scopus,[6] and Zentralblatt MATH.[7] According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2016 impact factor of 0.661.[8]


  1. ^ "Logical Methods in Computer Science - Copyright". 2018-05-01. Archived from the original on 1 May 2018. Retrieved 2022-01-18.
  2. ^ "Gmane -- Mail To News And Back Again". 2005-11-29. Archived from the original on 29 November 2005. Retrieved 2022-01-18.
  3. ^ "Logical Methods in Computer Science - Home". 2017-02-22. Archived from the original on 22 February 2017. Retrieved 2022-01-18.
  4. ^ rzach (2005-10-25). "Logical Methods in Computer Science". Richard Zach. Retrieved 2022-01-18.
  5. ^ a b "Master Journal List". Intellectual Property & Science. Clarivate Analytics. Retrieved 2018-04-10.
  6. ^ "Source details: Logical Methods in Computer Science". Scopus preview. Elsevier. Retrieved 2018-04-10.
  7. ^ "Serials Database". Zentralblatt MATH. Springer Science+Business Media. Archived from the original on 2017-11-07. Retrieved 2018-04-10.
  8. ^ "Logical Methods in Computer Science". 2016 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Clarivate Analytics. 2017.

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