About This Journal

Aims & Scope

The Korean Journal of Plant Resources (ISSN: 1226-3591) is devoted to the advancement and dissemination of scientific knowledge regarding plant resources, and applied aspects for plant resources, and related academic disciplines. It is a journal published by the Plant Resources Society of Korea, and covers all the scientific and technological aspects of taxonomy of resources plant, ecology of resources plant, functional products of resources plant and genetic resources of plant.

The journal publishes original papers of domestic and international significance regarding all aspects of plant resources as well as reviews of scientific topics of current plant resources relevance. The journal also publishes short communications, book reviews and letters. These papers should be only submitted after consultation or invitation from the editorial board.

ISO abbreviation

Abbreviated title is ‘Korean J. Plant Res.’

Year of launching

It was launched in 1988


It is published bimonthly in February 28, April 30, June 30, August 31, October 31 and December 31 each year.

Index, Databases

Total or part of the articles in this Journal are abstracted in National Discovery for Science Leaders (http://www.ndsl.kr) and Korea Citation Index (https://www.kci.go.kr).

Availability of the Full-Text in the Web

Full text is freely available from: http://www.kjpr.kr, http://www.prsk.kr. http://www.kpubs.org

Fund Support

This journal was supported by the Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies (KOFST) Grant funded by the Korean Government (MEST)

Contact Info

Managing Editor
Kyong-Sook Chung (Jungwon University) E-mail : kchung@jwu.ac.kr
Tel : +82-43-830-8618


The subscription price of this journal is Korean Won, ₩40,000 (US$ 40.00 or equivalent) annually. For information on subscription information and any other inquires, please contact the Managing Editor, Pro. Shin-Ho Kang, Departe- ment of Horticulture, Semyung University, Jechon, Korea (Tel: +82-43-649-1412, e-mail: idec5974@semyung.ac.kr). or office, The Plant Resources Society of Korea. (Departement of Horticulture, Semyung University, Jechon, Korea Jechon-si, Chungbuk 27116, Korea

Tel: +82-502-202-4567
E-mail: prsk1001@hanmail.net, http://www.prsk.kr

Copyright statement

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