About Journal


Aims and Scope

Publication Frequency



Aims and Scope

Iranian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology aims to publish the highest quality material, both clinical and basic science aspect of Otorhinolaryngology. It includes articles related to research findings, technical evaluations, reviews, short communication, editorials, original, letter to the editor, etc. It is an international, English language, peer-reviewed journal dealing with Otorhinolaryngology, head and neck surgery and other related subjects.


Publication Frequency

Iranian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology is an official scientific bimonthly publication of Mashhad University of Medical Sciences. It has been published from 1985 and covers topics of both local and international intents. The journal is an open-access free e-Journal.



Authors of the published articles in this journal retain the copyright of their articles and will be able to archive pre-print, post-print, and publisher's versions.

All Articles published in the “Iranian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology” are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License which allows users including authors of articles to copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format, in addition to remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially, as long as the author and original source are properly cited or credited.

Digital Archiving: In addition to indexing database this journal utilizes digital archive via Eprint Repository to guarantee long-term digital preservation and restoration.

Iranian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology is indexed in:

International: Pubmed Central, SCOPUS, Index Copernicus, Islamic World Science Citation Database (ISC), Index Medicus (WHO, EMRO),Google Scholar,CABI, CAB Abstracts database, Global Health database, EBSCO
Local: Scientific Information Database (SID), Iranian Biomedical Journal (Iran Medex) and Iranian Journal Database (Magiran).

Category:clinical and basic science aspect of otorhinolaryngology.

Published by:

Vice-Chancellor for Research of Mashhad University of Medical Sciences.

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