Using the IAS Journal Websites
Individual Members and the libraries of Institutional Members receive access to the most recent 5 years of the Journal as part of membership. Non-members may subscribe to the Journal below.
Accessing current and past issues:
The Journal of the Iowa Academy of Science and the Proceedings are hosted on two websites. The IAS hosts all issues published online since Volume 120 (2013) on its members/subscribers website. The University of Northern Iowa hosts hosts issues more than 5 years old on its UNI ScholarWorks website. Both sites are available below.
Members and subscribers have access to the most recent 5 years of the Journal by logging in through the left portal. For non-members articles are available for purchase.
Print issues from Volumes 1 (1887) up to the most recent 5 years are available open access by clicking on the ScholarWorks portal.
IAS Journal Portals
IAS Journal Website
Contemporary Issues with log-in required.
Volume 120 (2013) to the current issue.
Past Issues with Open Access.
Volume 1 (1887) to most recent 5 years.
How to use the IAS Journal websites.
Iowa Academy of Science Portal
The most recent 5 years available for IAS members, or by subscription or purchase.
Members and subscribers use their log-in.
Access for IAS members, subscription, or purchase.
The Journal has 3 versions; Current Issue, Available Issues, and Issue in Progress.
1. Current Issue: This is the most recent completed issue. It is closed and no longer accepting articles.
2. Available Issues: These are past online issues dated back to Volume 120, 2013.
3. Issue in Progress: This issue is open and still accepting articles. It will become the next Current Issue.
4. Open Access. See ScholarWorks below.
UNI ScholarWorks Website Portal
Open Access - Login not required
Contains digitized print Issues - beginning with Volume 1 (1887) but excludes the most recent 5 years.
This website contains all past print issues, including the Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science (1887 to 1987) and issues of the Journal of the Iowa Academy of Science (1988 - 2011). Issues after 2012 are added to UNI ScholarWorks when they age 5 years.
How to use the website:
1. All volumes are open-access. Log-in not required.
2. Journals back to Volume 1 (1887) are online.
3. Click on image to access.
The Iowa Academy of Science thanks the University of Northern Iowa and the UNI Rod Library for scanning and making all past issues of the Journal of the Iowa Academy of Science available online.
The Journal of the Iowa Academy of Science is copyrighted by the Iowa Academy of Science. Proper attribution must be given to the Iowa Academy of Science. For permission to copy or reproduce the Journal of the Iowa Academy of Science in any format please contact:
Iowa Academy of Science
BRC 50, University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0508