Lesnoy Zhurnal (Forestry journal)
Bulletin of Higher Educational Institutions
On January 27, 1833, the Society for Encouraging Forestry, founded by the order of the Russian Emperor Nikolay I, made a decision to publish «Lesnoy Zhurnal (Forestry journal)» - the first forestry periodical in Russia.
Lesnoy Zhurnal (Forestry journal) has been issued as a part of the “Bulletin of Higher Educational Institutions” since 1958.
The publication of the periodical under its historic name was supported and approved by the order no. 787 of the Ministry of Higher Education of the USSR, dated July 31, 1957. The honor to publish the journal was given to Arkhangelsk Forestry Engineering Institute.
The periodical is the peer-reviewed scientific periodic printing edition.
The founder and editor is Federal State Autonomous Educational Institution of Higher Professional Education “Northern (Arctic) Federal University named after M.V. Lomonosov”.
«Lesnoy Zhurnal (Forestry journal)» is registered by the Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology, and Mass Media. Registration certificate ПИ № ФС77-45647 was issued on 5 July 2011. Certificate
The periodical is registered by FSUE STC "Informregistr"Registration certificate № 12150 was issued on 2 December 2008. The registration number is 0220812996. The registration number is 0220812996.
The periodical has been assigned an International Standard Serial Number by the ISSN International Centre – ISSN 0536 - 1036
The periodical has been included in the database of the Russian Science Citation Index (RSCI) since 2001.
The articles published in the journal are assigned Index DOI (digital object identifier) since 2015.
The periodical is indexed in the International Databases J-Gate, EBSCO and AGRIS.
The periodical is reviewed by Russian Institute for Scientific and Technical Information of the Russian Academy of Sciences and in the US information editions.
“Lesnoy Zhurnal (Forestry journal)” has a permanent editorial board and the Institute of peer reviewing.
The journal is in the list of periodicals recommended by the State Commission for Academic Degrees and Titles for publishing the materials of PhD and master's thesis.
The periodical is issued six times a year.
It is distributed in Russia and the countries near and far abroad by the “Rospechat” Agency (index 70368), Agency for the distribution of foreign publications (index 93510), subscription agency “MK-Periodica”, as well as by newsstand sale.
According to the legislation of the Russian Federation the distribution of obligatory copies of each issue is carried out for the Russian Book Chamber, libraries, scientific and information institutions of the Russian Federation.
Index of articles published in the "Bulletin of Higher Educational Institutions. Lesnoy Zhurnal" (1958 – 2012):
The open access Internet-version is on the site since 2001.