About Journal

 The journal of Animal Science Research is an open access journal.  In accordance with the policies of the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology that requires specialization of the country's scientific journals, the present journal “Animal Science Research” is a specialized branch in the field of animal science which was derived from a former journal named “Knowledge of Agriculture”. The license of the Animal Science Research journal was finalized in June 2009 and authorized to the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Tabriz. In order to respect the history of this journal and appreciate the countless efforts of all the people who worked to establish and publish of the journal since 1985, the title of “Knowledge of Agriculture” is also inserted on the cover of the journal. This journal in the field of animal science was published twice a year, and following the overwhelming receive of articles from venerable scholars and academics, the journal is being published seasonally (four times a year).

It is noteworthy that the journal has succeeded in obtaining the Impact Factor from ISC (Islamic World Science Citation Center) and also cited in Scientific Information Database (SID), the Iranian Magazine Database (Magiran), and the CAB International Global Health. In order to reduce the time interval between submission and publication of the articles, and facilitate submitting and tracking the status of the articles, all the related process is conducted electronically. To respect the researchers and readers, the editorial board of the journal considers any corrective ideas and suggestions.



The Journal of Animal Science Research is licensed under CC BY NC

Content Licensing: CC BY NC



Copyright© 2009, Published by University of Tabriz. The Journal of Animal Science Research allows reuse and remixing of its content, in accordance with a  CC BY NC license.

Open Access


 The Journal of Animal Science Research is open access all over the world and free to read and download immediately after the publication of articles.


Journal bibliographical information


Animal Science Researches






genetic and animal breeding, nutrition, physiology, management, behavior, and products’ quality


Persian, English

Start Year (print)


Start Year (online)





Dr. Akbar Taghizadeh

Place of Publication



University of Tabriz





Type of Access

Open Access (OA)

Type of License

CC BY NC  2.0

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Ithenticate (http://www.ithenticate.com/)

Type of Publication

Online submission: Free of charge for English articles (charged 1500,000 Rials for Persian articles).

Full text access: Open Access

Revenue Sources

Institutional support, charges received from Persian articles.

Type of Material

Serial (Periodical)


Animal Science Research is an open access and Double Blind peer-reviewed quarterly journal, which publishes articles in the field of  genetic and animal breeding, nutrition, physiology, management, behavior, and products’ quality

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