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Eye Journal

Accessing Eye Journal papers

All articles are published in print (monthly) and online on the Eye website. Extracts of recently published papers can be viewed in the news section and can only be accessed in full by logging into the RCOphth members’ area or the Eye website.

Personal subscribers (non-RCOphth members) will have to log in directly to the  to access recent papers.

Selected new papers as well as an extensive collection of articles in the Eye archive are accessible for free.

What is Eye Journal

Eye is the official scientific journal of The Royal College of Ophthalmologists and is published by the Nature Publishing Group. It aims to provide the practising ophthalmologist with information on the latest clinical and laboratory-based research.

Eye has over 38,000 medical professionals registered to receive the table of contents every month and the average time from acceptance to online publication of papers is 28 days.

Authors (including non-RCOphth members) are invited to submit their latest clinical and laboratory based research as well as case series and reviews to Eye. For a useful presentation detailing advice, tips and guidance to help authors publish in scientific journals you can visit the Eye videos page. For further information, please visit the Eye website or contact the Eye Editorial office at eye@rcophth.ac.uk. Manuscripts should be submitted via the online manuscript system.

Please review the Author Guidelines, including full formatting information.

Eye Journal