Discover our publishing process

Explore how we publish high quality, peer-reviewed journals covering all scientific disciplines. Discover the support we have available for pre-prints, open data and open science.


The Six Steps to Publication

  1. Submission
    Authors are requested to provide their name, verifiable information (e.g., ORCID), and co-authors' details.

  2. Screening
    We conduct tests to assess journal scope suitability, ethical compliance, dataset accessibility, and plagiarism.

  3. Triage
    We assign the most suitable editor with the most relevant expertise, ensuring there are no conflicting interests in the process.

  4. Review
    Our rigorous peer-review process is pivotal in upholding research integrity and progression.

  5. Revision and Acceptance
    We evaluate the author's response to reviewer comments and thoroughly check data accessibility and funding.

  6. Production
    Our Production team oversees final checks on all associated materials, including supplementary files, data, and review history documents.