The  Journal of Lab Animal Research (JLAR) is an international, peer-reviewed open access journal that aims to publish high-quality manuscripts. All accepted articles are published quarterly in open access full text. JLAR publishes the results of original scientific research, reviews, case reports, and short communications, in all fields of veterinary science.

To ensure publication ethics, JLAR follows the guidelines put forward by ICMJE and COPE.

Digital Preservation Policy

Website Archiving

This journal utilizes the PKP (LOCKSS)Portico, and Internet archive systems to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration.


Authors may archive the final published version of their articles in personal or institutional repositories immediately after publication.