10th Anniversary of Resources

The year 2022 marks the 10th anniversary of Resources, an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal on the topic of natural resources. More than 800 papers, from more than 2500 authors, have been published in Resources. More than 1900 reviewers have submitted at least one review report. We value the contributions made by authors and reviewers. To celebrate the 10th anniversary of Resources, we are arranging a series of special content and events. We hope that you can join us in celebrating this milestone of our journal.

10th Anniversary of Resources

Development and Achievements

View the 10-year timeline infographic here. Trace the development of Resources from its origins with remarkable events.

Resources released its inaugural issue and was published as a quarterly journal.

Founding Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Richard F. Kazmierczak, Jr.

Prof. Dr. Richard F. Kazmierczak, Jr. has retired from LSU Agricultural Center. His areas of study include resource and environmental economics (with a particular focus on technology and the use of market and non-market mechanisms), as well as the bioeconomics of resource use.

Prof. Dr. Damien Giurco joined Resources as the new Editor-in-Chief.
Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Damien Giurco

Prof. Dr. Damien Giurco is Deputy Director of Research at the Institute for Sustainable Futures. His published work spans over 150 technical reports, academic journal articles and online publications, including in The Conversation. His research interests include mining and metals; urban water; backcasting; industrial ecology; and life cycle assessment.

Resources was indexed in Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)—Web of Science (Clarivate Analytics), Scopus (Elsevier), GeoRef (American Geosciences Institute) and some other databases.

Resources announced the first edition of the Travel Award.

Resources received its first CiteScore™ (3.9).

Resources launched the first Outstanding Reviewer Award and Best Paper Award.

Resources published its 500th paper.

Resources adopted a monthly publication schedule.

Resources received an increased CiteScore (2020) of 4.6.

Prof. Dr. Eva Pongrácz and Prof. Dr. Ben McLellan were promoted to Associate Editors.

Resources received an increased CiteScore (2021) of 6.4.

Celebration Activities


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Anniversary Special Issues

10th Anniversary of Resources submission deadline 30 Sep 2022 | 3 articles | Viewed by 7994
Keywords: natural resources; mineral and geo-resources; land and ecological resources; plant and animal resources; water resources; energy resources; food and bio-resources; resource conservation; reuse and recycling; sustainable resource management; resource governance and policy; circular economy

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