Bernie Pope

Bioinformatics publishing

Journals for publishing papers about bioinformatics software

Journal Impact Factor Open Access Article Types Remarks
Bioinformatics 5.468 maybe application note
Bioinformation 1.0 yes general
BMC Bioinformatics 2.75 yes software
BMC Genomics 4.07 yes
Briefings in Bioinformatics 5.202 no review
[Computers in Biology and Medicine](http://www.journals.elsevier.com/computers-in-biology-and-medicine/] 1.089 no general
Current Protocols in Bioinformatics no
Genome Biology 9.04 yes software
Genome Research 13.608 research; methods and resource reports; reviews
Microbial Informatics and Experimentation yes
Nature Methods 19.276 no general
Nucleic Acids Research 8.026 yes general; special issue on databases; special issue on web apps
PeerJ yes general
PLoS One 4.092 yes general
Source Code for Biology and Medicine yes general; methodology; brief report; software reviews

Impact Factors may change over time and do not necessarily reflect the quality of the journal. The ones reported above were taken from the journals’ websites in February 2013, or, when that was not easily found, from Wikipedia.