The Journal of AOAC INTERNATIONAL ℠ helps you discover the latest in basic and applied research in analytical sciences related to foods, drugs, agriculture, the environment, and more.

The Journal is the method researchers’ forum for exchanging information and keeping informed of new technology and techniques pertinent to regulatory agencies and regulated industries. You can access contributions from leaders in chemical and microbiological analysis developed through AOAC’s stakeholder process.

We are proud to announce that the Journal of AOAC INTERNATIONAL has been selected by Oxford University Press to join its catalog of premier scientific publications. The content of the Journal will remain the same and subscribers will continue to have access through the Oxford University Press starting in December, 2019.

The Journal is published 6 times yearly, presenting fully-refereed contributed papers in the fields of chemical and microbiological analysis, including: 

  • Original research on new techniques and applications, 
  • Validation studies, 
  • Studies leading to method development,
  • Newly-adopted AOAC-approved methods, and 
  • Invited reviews. 

For information about submitting a paper to J. AOAC Int., contact Jennifer Diatz, at [email protected]

Available Formats

  • Online-only Journal annual subscription is available at no cost for members and at $402 USD for non-members
  • Print Journal annual subscription (includes online access) is available at $484 USD cost for members and $762 USD for non-members
  • Online Articles (2000 – present) are available through pay-per-view 
  • Archived Articles (1999 and Older)

Reprints and Open Access are available through AOAC. Please contact AOAC Customer Service.

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To subscribe or renew, please email Oxford University Press at [email protected].