Metrics, Indexing & Database Coverage

Currently the journal is indexed in: Academic Search Complete,, Biological Abstracts, BIOSIS Previews, Chemical Abstracts Service, DOAJ, Google Scholar, JournalSeek, Open J-GatePubMed Central/PubMed, ResearchGateSciTech Premium Collection, ScienceOpenSCIMago, and Scopus.

Co-Action Publishing is a Supporter Publisher with Go OA, an indexing service run by the National Science Library of China, CAS. The Journal is ranked with 1 star in GoOA.

Material in Microbial Ecology in Health & Disease is also further distributed by EBSCO, one of the world's largest content aggregators and research database providers, which helps link the content in the Journal into the research literature.

The bibliographic reference lists in all articles of Microbial Ecology in Health & Disease are included in the Open Citations Corpus.