Edited byJohn J. Foxe
Publication details
3.4 (2022)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4Eur. J. Neurosci.
ISSN0953-816X (print)
1460-9568 (web)
OCLC no.39503252

The European Journal of Neuroscience is a biweekly peer-reviewed scientific journal covering all aspects of neuroscience. It was established in 1989 with Ray Guillery (then at the University of Oxford) as the founding editor-in-chief.[1] The current editor-in-chief is John J. Foxe (University of Rochester) The journal is published by Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of the Federation of European Neuroscience Societies. Authors can elect to have accepted articles published as open access.[2] The journal adopted transparent peer-review in January 2017.[3]


The journal also publishes special and virtual issues related to topical issues in neuroscience.[citation needed]


The following persons have been or are editor-in-chief:

Abstracting and indexing

The journal is abstracted and indexed in:

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2022 impact factor of 3.4.[11]


  1. ^ Guillery, R. W. (1989). "Editorial". European Journal of Neuroscience. 1 (1): 1. doi:10.1111/j.1460-9568.1989.tb00768.x. PMID 12106168.
  2. ^ "OnlineOpen, your open access option | Wiley". authorservices.wiley.com. Retrieved 17 December 2020.
  3. ^ Foxe, John J.; Bolam, Paul (2017). "Open review and the quest for increased transparency in neuroscience publication". European Journal of Neuroscience. 45 (9): 1125–1126. doi:10.1111/ejn.13541. PMID 28186675.
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  8. ^ "European Journal of Neuroscience". NLM Catalog. National Center for Biotechnology Information. Retrieved 21 November 2023.
  9. ^ "PsycINFO Journal Coverage". American Psychological Association. Retrieved 21 November 2023.
  10. ^ "Source details: European Journal of Neuroscience". Scopus Preview. Elsevier. Retrieved 21 November 2023.
  11. ^ "European Journal of Neuroscience". 2022 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science. Clarivate. 2023 – via Science.