The gazette "SCIENCE BULLETIN" ("Zinātnes Vēstnesis"), published jointly by the Latvian Council of Science, Latvian Academy of Sciences and Association of Latvian Scientists, reflects current events and the most important developments of the science life in Latvia. The gazette is published since 1989, at present it is published once in a month as an online publication in Latvian. 

Ilona Gehtmane-Hofmane
Freelance editors
LAS Vice-president Ojārs Spārītis
LAS Corresponding member Līga Grīnberga (covering themes on physics and materials sciences)
Language editor
Marta Labrence
Graphic design and lay-out
Anete Bērza
Editorial Board 
LAS Full member Guntis Zemītis (Head of the Editorial Board), LAS President Ivars Kalviņš, Chair of the LAS Senate Tatjana Koķe, LAS Vice-president Ojārs Spārītis, LAS Secretary-General Baiba Rivža, LAS Full members Andrejs Siliņš and Pēteris Trapencieris; LAS Public Relations officer Ilze Stengrevica; Arnis Kokorevičs (Representative of the Latvian Council of Science), Uldis Grāvītis (Association of Latvian Scientists).
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Proceedings of the Latvian Academy of Sciences (Proceedings of LAS)

Scientific journal of the Latvian Academy of Sciences “Proceedings of the Latvian Academy of Sciences” (Proceedings of LAS) is anonymously peer-revied scientific serial of the Latvian Academy of Sciences, that publishes on a regular basis original academic articles of members of the Latvian Academy of Sciences and other scientists on topical and important scientific topics, original results of theoretical and applied research and findings, as well as problem articles, scientific discussions and correspondence. The Journal informs about current events from the scientific life in Latvia and events in the Latvian Academy of Sciences. The Journal was founded in 1946 and the very first issue was published in August 1947.

The title of the journal is in Latvian: "Latvijas Zinātņu Akadēmijas Vēstis”.

Since 1992, “Proceedings of LAS” are published in two sections with different ISSN numbers:

“Latvijas Zinātņu Akadēmijas Vēstis. A daļa: Humanitārās un sociālās zinātnes”, ISSN 1407-0081 (publishing articles in humanities and social sciences in Latvian, English and German languages with summaries in English and Latvian)

"Proceedings of the Latvian Academy of Sciences. Section B: Natural, Exact and Applied Sciences”, ISSN 1407-009X (publishing articles in Natural, Exact and Applied Sciences in English language only).

Scientific journal is available on-line at , issues of "Proceedings of the Latvian Academy of Sciences. Section B: Natural, Exact and Applied Sciences” are published also at Sciendo

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Annual Reports


The Latvian Academy of Sciences Yearbook (annual report) is a follow-up edition published since 1991. Annual reports covered the period from March of the preceding year until March of the current year i.e. the year of publication. The Yearbook contained basic information on the Academy, including the membership directory. Since 2006 the annual reports are available both in printed and online versions. 

Since 2019 the editorial board of the LAS Yearbook are following a new concept regarding contents of the book - topical issues of the science policy in Latvia are highlighted, and articles of the leading Latvian researchers representing life sciences, humanities and social sciences, as well as technologies and engineering are included. The report is available both in printed and on-line edition. 
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