ISSN 1981-2256on-line version


Updated: 07/29/2016


Publication info

Revista Brasileira de Geriatria e Gerontologia (Brazilian Journal of Geriatrics and Gerontology)

Editor: Renato Peixoto Veras

The Revista Brasileira de Geriatria e Gerontologia (Brazilian Journal of Geriatrics and Gerontology) (RBGG) is the extension of the journal Textos sobre Envelhecimento (Texts About Aging), which was launched in 1998. The RBGG is a specialized journal that publishes scientific texts concerning Geriatrics and Gerontology with the aim of contributing to the further study of human aging.

Issuance: bimonthly

The abbreviated title of the journal is Rev. Bras. Geriatr. Gerontol., which must be used in bibliographies, footnotes and bibliographic references and notes .

Online version ISSN 1981-2256


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SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

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DOAJ - Directory of Open Access Journals

Free Medical Journals

LATINDEX - Sistema Regional de Información en Línea para Revistas Científicas de América Latina, el Caribe, España y Portugal (the Online Regional Information System for Scientific Journals from Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal)

LILACS - Literatura Latino-americana e do Caribe em Ciências Sociais (Latin American and Caribbean Literature in Social Sciences)

PAHO - Pan American Health Organization  .

Redalyc - Red Revistas Científicas América (the Network of American Scientific Journals)

The open access digital library 
Ubc Library Journals


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