Oceanography (journal)

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Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Discipline Oceanography
Language English
Edited by Ellen S. Kappel
Publication details
Oceanography Society (United States)
Publication history
Frequency Quarterly
ISSN 1042-8275
LCCN 89645257
OCLC no. 848186317

Oceanography is a quarterly peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the Oceanography Society, that covers ocean science and its applications. The journal also has a special section for news and information, society meeting reports, book reviews, and shorter editor-reviewed articles on public policy an education. One section, titled "Breaking Waves", is for short papers describing novel multidisciplinary approaches to oceanographic problems. The journal and all its back issues, dating to 1988, are available both in print and in full PDF format online in the journal website's archives. Oceanography is abstracted and indexed in the Science Citation Index Expanded. According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2012 impact factor of 2.986.[1]


  1. ^ "Oceanography". 2012 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2013. 

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