Looking for an academic journal in which to publish your mountain research? In addition to the multitude of disciplinary and interdisciplinary academic journals in which mountain research is regularly published, there are also journals dedicated to mountains as a theme, or that regularly feature articles with a mountain research focus. Here we list a handful of journals that specifically address (or are relevant to) mountain research topics.

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Academic Journals Publishing Mountain Research

Alpine Botany
Alpine Entomology
Annals of Glaciology
Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research
Cold Regions Science and Technology
Chronicles of the Consortium for Integrated Climate Research in Western Mountains (CIRMOUNT Mountain Views) 
Frontiers in Earth Sciences - Biogeoscience
Frontiers in Earth Sciences - Cryospheric Sciences 
Frontiers in Earth Sciences - Hydrosphere
Frontiers in Earth Sciences - Geohazards and Georisks 
HIMALAYA, the Journal of the Association for Nepal and Himalayan Studies
Hydrological Sciences Journal
Journal of Alpine Research / Revue de géographie alpine [EN / FR]
Journal of Glaciology
Journal of High Andean Research / Revista de Investigaciones Altoandinas [ES]
Journal of Mountain Science
Journal on Protected Mountain Areas Research and Management (eco.mont)
Mountain Research and Development
Permafrost and Perigacial Processes
Sustainable Development of Mountain Territories / Устойчивое развитие горных территорий [EN / RU]
The Cryosphere (European Geosciences Union)

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Other disciplinary and interdisciplinary journals where mountain research is also published:

Ecology and Society
Ecosystem Services
Environmental Science & Policy
GAIA: Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society
Geophysical Research Letters (AGU)

Global Change Biology
Global Ecology and Biogeography
Global Environmental Change
Global Sustainability

Nature Communications
Nature Climate Change
Nature Ecology and Evolution
One Earth
Plant Ecology & Diversity
PLOS Sustainability and Transformation
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS)
Regional Environmental Change
Remote Sensing
Science of the Total Environment
Sustainability Science
Sustainable Development

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