The interantional journal SEEFOR (South-East European Forestry), co-publisher of which is the Faculty of Forestry of the University of Banja Luka, is soon to get on the SCI list.
It is expected that that the SEEFOR will get an impact factor and be put on the SCI list by the end of 2021 or sooner. In that way, the Faculty of Forestry of the University of Banja Luka would be one of the few institutions that is a co-publisher of an international indexed journal that is on that list.
It is also important to point out that the journal is currently on the ESCI (Emerging Sources Citation Index) list, and papers can be found on the Web of Science Core Collection (ESCI Database). This journal currently has a citation score of 0.82 for 2018, and a rank of 70/139 (Q3) in the Forestry category. As for this jornal, it should be noted that it is indexed in the following databases: CAB abstacts, CrossRef, Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) - Web of ScienceTM Core Collection (Clarivate Analytics), Forestry abstracts, Google scholar, Scopus (Elsevier).
The journal was founded in 2009 by six institutions, one of which is the Faculty of Forestry of the University of Banja Luka, and the founders and members of the editorial board are leading experts and institutions in the field of forestry in Southeast Europe.
SEEFOR is an open-access, peer-reviewed, international journal of forest science, published in both printed and online versions. The Journal publishes original scientific papers, preliminary communications and review papers i thus contributing to scientific, research and operational progress in the field of biotechnical sciences with special reference to forestry and related branches. The SEEFOR publishes scientific papers from ecological, economic, technical, technological, social and all other aspects of forestry and wood processing. The journal publishes papers from all over the world, which can be seen in the structure of published papers, which are in the repository of this journal, and thus raises its value to a higher level.
The Second Journal of the Faculty of Forestry
The Faculty of Forestry of the University of Banja Luka is also the publisher of the journal "The Bulleting of the Faculty of Forestry". It is a journal founded in 2004 and is categorized as a leading journal of national importance in the field of forestry. It is indexed in many important world citation databases such as: CAB abstracts, CrossRef, ESCO, ROAD and many others. Long-term and persistent work of the editorial and reduction board contributes to the quality of the journal, which is expected to improve in the forthcoming years by increasing the visibility and quality of published papers.
2. The Bulletin of the Faculty of Forestry, University of Banja Luka