In cramped quarters at Russia’s Higher School of Economics, shared by four students and a cat, sat a server with 13 hard drives. The server hosted Sci-Hub, a website with over 64 million academic papers available for free to anybody in the world. It was the reason that, one day in June 2015, Alexandra Elbakyan, the student and programmer with a futurist streak and a love for neuroscience blogs, opened her email to a message from the world’s largest publisher: “YOU HAVE BEEN SUED.”
It wasn’t long before an administrator at Library Genesis, another pirate repository named in the lawsuit, emailed her about the announcement. “I remember when the administrator at LibGen sent me this news and said something like ‘Well, that’s.. that’s a real problem.’ There’s no literal translation,” Elbakyan tells me in Russian. “It’s basically ‘That’s an ass.’ But it doesn’t translate perfectly into English. It’s more like ‘That’s fucked up. We’re fucked.’”
Sci-Hub posed a direct threat to the academic publishers’ business model
The publisher Elsevier owns over 2,500 journals covering every conceivable facet of scientific inquiry to its name, and it wasn’t happy about either of the sites. Elsevier charges readers an average of $31.50 per paper for access; Sci-Hub and LibGen offered them for free. But even after receiving the “YOU HAVE BEEN SUED” email, Elbakyan was surprisingly relaxed. She went back to work. She was in Kazakhstan. The lawsuit was in America. She had more pressing matters to attend to, like filing assignments for her religious studies program; writing acerbic blog-style posts on the Russian clone of Facebook, called vKontakte; participating in various feminist groups online; and attempting to launch a sciencey-print T-shirt business.
That 2015 lawsuit would, however, place a spotlight on Elbakyan and her homegrown operation. The publicity made Sci-Hub bigger, transforming it into the largest Open Access academic resource in the world. In just six years of existence, Sci-Hub had become a juggernaut: the 64.5 million papers it hosted represented two-thirds of all published research, and it was available to anyone.
But as Sci-Hub grew in popularity, academic publishers grew alarmed. Sci-Hub posed a direct threat to their business model. They began to pursue pirates aggressively, putting pressure on internet service providers (ISPs) to combat piracy. They had also taken to battling advocates of Open Access, a movement that advocates for free, universal access to research papers.
Sci-Hub provided press, academics, activists, and even publishers with an excuse to talk about who owns academic research online. But that conversation — at least in English — took place largely without Elbakyan, the person who started Sci-Hub in the first place. Headlines reduced her to a female Aaron Swartz, ignoring the significant differences between the two. Now, even though Elbakyan stands at the center of an argument about how copyright is enforced on the internet, most people have no idea who she is.
“The first time I encountered the distribution of scientific articles and sharing, it was in 2009,” Elbakyan says. As a student doing research at the Russian Academy of Sciences, she ran across an obstacle encountered by students the world over: paywalls. Most science journals charge money to access their articles. And the prices have only been rising.
How much? Exact estimates are hard to come by. Research by the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) suggests that the cost of libraries’ subscriptions to journals only increased by 9 percent between 1990 and 2013. But as Library Journal’s annual survey pointed out, there was a change in ARL’s data collection. That estimate, Library Journal said, “flies in the face of reality.” Library Journal’s records showed that a year’s subscription to a chemistry journal in the US ran, on average, for $4,773; the cheapest subscriptions were to general science journals, which only cost $1,556 per year. Those prices make these journals inaccessible to most people without institutional access — and they’re increasingly difficult for institutions to finance as well. “Those who [have] been involved with purchasing serials in the last 20 years know that serial prices represent the largest inflationary factor for library budgets,” the Library Journal report says.
Over half of all research is now published by the big five of academic publishing
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Taken together, universities’ subscriptions to academic journals often cost $500,000 to $2 million. Even Harvard said in 2012 that it couldn’t afford journals’ rising fees, citing, in particular, two publishers that had inflated their rates by 145 percent within six years. Germany’s University of Konstanz dropped its subscription to Elsevier’s journals in 2014, saying its prices had increased by 30 percent in five years.
The prices rise because a few top players have positioned themselves with the power to ratchet them up with impunity. Over half of all research, according to one study, is now published by the big five of academic publishing: Reed-Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Springer, Taylor & Francis, and, depending on the metric, either the American Chemical Society or Sage Publishing. That’s a significant change from 1973, when only 20 percent of these kinds of papers were published by the big five. And that’s just for natural and medical science papers; the social sciences have it worse. In 1973, only one in 10 articles debuted in the big five’s pages; now it’s more than half. For some fields, such as psychology, 71 percent of all papers now go through these players.
Profits and market caps for the publishers have also swelled. Elsevier’s parent comapny RELX Group, for example, boasts a nearly $35 billion market cap. It has reported a nearly 39 percent profit margin for its scientific publishing arm — which dwarfs, by comparison, the margins of tech titans such as Apple, Google, and Amazon.
If you’re looking to access an article behind a paywall, the only way to get it legally is to pay, says Peter Suber, director of Harvard’s Open Access Project. But there is a gray area: you can ask an author for a copy. (Most academics will oblige.) Aside from either that or finding articles published in free Open Access journals, the next best option is to find pre-publication copies of papers that authors have put in open-access repositories like Cornell’s Arxiv.org.
Suber is one of the loudest voices for Open Access movement. He was one of the original architects of the 2002 Budapest Open Access Initiative statement that established the most widely used definition of Open Access: “free availability on the public internet,” with the only constraint on sharing of research being authors’ “control over the integrity of their work and the right to be properly acknowledged and cited.” It also established the movement’s mandate to make Open Access the default method of publishing within a decade.
When Elbakyan found herself facing paywall after paywall, she began to wonder why she shouldn’t just jump them
That hasn’t happened yet, but the movement has inspired people to create thousands of Open Access journals including PLOS (the Public Library of Sciences). The movement has also pushed many publishers to allow scientists to upload their research to Open Access repositories like Arxiv.org — which are currently the largest legal source of Open Access papers. The movement has been so successful that even the government has shown signs of supporting it. For instance, in 2013, the Obama administration mandated that copies of research conducted through federal agencies must be uploaded to free repositories within 12 months of publishing.
Many students like Elbakyan simply email studies’ authors, or tweet the article’s information with the hashtag #ICanHazPDF hoping someone will send them a copy if they’re blocked by a paywall. But these methods, like scouring Arxiv, tend to be hit-or-miss. So when Elbakyan found herself facing paywall after paywall, she began to wonder why she shouldn’t just jump them.
Elbakyan had been following the Open Access movement and was an ardent fan of MIT’s OpenCourseWare — an initiative through which the university makes virtually all of its coursework available — since 2008. She’d also always been fascinated with neuroscience, especially the articles by the neurologist-turned-writer (and longtime head of The Guardian’s Neurophilosophy blog) Mo Costandi. Elbakyan became convinced that untapped potential was hidden in the human brain. She particularly liked the idea of the “global brain,” a neuroscience-inspired idea by futurists that an intelligent network could facilitate information storage and transfer — driving communication between people in real time, the way that neurons that fire together wire together.
“I started thinking about the idea of a brain-machine interface that can connect minds in the same way computer network does,” Elbakyan says. If a human’s mind could be connected to a bird’s, she wondered, could we truly experience what it felt like soar?
At first, these were just philosophical musings. However, Elbakyan was compelled by how neural interfaces could enable people to share information, even across language barriers, with unprecedented speed. “Later, I expanded the idea to include not only hard interfaces that would connect people directly neuron-by-neuron, but also soft interfaces, such as speech, that we use every day to communicate.” She cared less about the form than the function: she wanted a global brain. To her, paywalls began to seem like the plaques in an Alzheimer’s-riddled mind, clogging up the flow of information.
Her inspirations also took a slightly more nationalistic bent. Elbakyan studied the writings of Russian neurofuturist thinkers like Vladimir Ivanovich Vernadsky. In 2011, she attempted to create a Russian-language PLOS-style Open Access journal. (She failed to find enough scientists who were interested.) Later that year, Elbakyan even applied to the Skolkovo Innovation Center, Russia’s self-styled answer to Silicon Valley.
Political theory provided new growth to her evolving Open Access philosophy. Communism, a model of government-less society in which resources and opportunity are metered out with equality and impartiality, has never been successfully implemented. Nevertheless, it was a particularly seductive concept to Elbakyan. The collective ideals of communism entwined for her with the ideals of the scientific method. After all, science depends on shared data. History’s greatest scientific discoveries have all been made and shared, as scientists often say, from atop the shoulders of giants: their scientific predecessors who shared their research. To Elbakyan, science thrives only when scientists shout their discoveries to everyone.
According to Elbakyan, communism and science share a common mission, which she refers to as “scientific communism.” It’s a concept she came to borrow from the 20th century American sociologist Robert Merton, who founded the sociology of science, a study of science as a social practice. (Merton coined influential terms such as “self-fulfilling prophecy,” “role model,” and “unintended consequences.”) Most influential to Elbakyan were Merton’s “norms,” which were what he considered to be the defining characteristics of science: universalism, disinterestedness, organized skepticism, and, of course, communism. (Throughout our interview, she’s still quick to rattle off quotes from Merton, declaring, “The communism of the scientific ethos is incompatible with the definition of technology as ‘private property’ in a capitalistic economy.”)
According to Elbakyan, communism and science share a common mission
Elbakyan’s scientific communism mirrors the Western association between democracy and information openness. (Take the commonly used American expression “the democratization of… ”) Her intellectual convictions informed the growing vehemence with which Elbakyan insisted that absolutely unfettered access was the only acceptable level of access the public should have to discoveries. Ultimately, she concluded that in an age where scientists can publish their research “directly on the internet,” or through paywall-free Open Access journals, traditional publishers will inevitably fade into obsolescence.
To Open Access activists like Elbakyan and Suber, since most research is publicly funded, paywall journals have essentially made most science a twice-paid product, bought first by taxpayers and secondly by scientists.
On the whole, scientific publishing has become a market increasingly characterized by consolidation, soaring subscription fees, and rising profit margins. As a result, plenty of scientists, students, and journalists alike have come to see an empire of academic piracy as a necessity, raising the question: what value do publishers add to any given paper?
Richard Van Noordenprobed this very question in a 2013 article in Nature that looked at the meteoric rise of Open Access journals. These journals had an unassuming start in the late 1980s and ‘90s with a handful of obscure digital publications. Many of these were the result of scientists, entrepreneurs, and editors from paywall publications who were inspired by the Open Access movement and struck out to start their own publications. Within just a few decades, these journals have come to account for 28 percent of all published research that’s ever been issued a Digital Object Identifier — essentially a type of URL for research. As the article pointed out, many Open Access publishers charge scientists fees — often anywhere from a few hundred dollars up to around two thousand — for processing their articles, whether they’re accepted or not.
Standard publishers, by contrast, generally charge much less if they require processing fees at all. In return, they find peer reviewers, check for plagiarism, edit, typeset, commonly add graphics, convert files into standard formats such as XML, and add metadata. They distribute print and digital copies of research. Their press departments, especially for more prestigious journals, are well-oiled machines. They churn out perspicuous press releases and help journalists get in touch with experts, enforcing embargo periods where media outlets can review research and formulate their coverage before it goes live — which creates incentives for publications like The Verge to cover more of their studies.
Many publishers also do original journalism and commentary, thanks to the work of large, costly full-time staffs of editors, graphic designers, and technical experts. “But not every publisher ticks all the boxes on this list, puts in the same effort or hires costly professional staff,” wrote Van Noorden in the Nature article. “For example, most of PLoS ONE’s editors are working scientists, and the journal does not perform functions such as copy-editing.” Publishing powerhouses like Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences have estimated its internal cost per-article to be around $3,700. Nature, meanwhile, says that each article sets it back around $30,000 to $40,000 — an unreasonable amount to expect scientists to pay if they were to go Open Access.
Charging a fee isn’t the only business model for Open Access journals, Suber says: 70 percent of peer-review Open Access models don’t do it. Moreover, thanks in large part to pressure by Open Access activists like Suber, many journals allow scientists to deposit a copy of their work in repositories like Arxiv. Elbakyan, on the other hand, wants Open Access fees covered up front in research grants.
Elbakyan argues Sci-Hub is a tool of necessity, and its massive usership in poor countries seems to strengthen her case
This question of what value publishers add was front and center in coverage on Elsevier and Elbakyan’s case. The New York Times asked, “Should All Research Papers Be Free?” When Science Magazine worked with Elbakyan to map Sci-Hub’s user statistics, it discovered that a quarter of Sci-Hub downloads were from the 34 richest countries on Earth. Elbakyan argues Sci-Hub is a tool of necessity, and its massive usership in poor countries seems to strengthen her case. But the 25 percent of users from wealthy countries suggests Sci-Hub is a tool of convenience, says James Milne, a spokesman for the Coalition for Responsible Sharing, a consortium that represents the interests of big publishers. (When I contacted Elsevier for comment on this story, I was referred to Milne.) The CRS was originally formed by a coterie of five publishing giants — Elsevier, ACS, Brill, Wiley, and Wolters Kluwer — to pressure scientist social networking site Researchgate into taking down 7 million unauthorized copies of their papers.
Before Elbakyan was a pirate, she was an aspiring scientist with a knack for philosophizing and computer programming. “I started programming before even being in school,” Elbakyan says. Once enrolled, she developed a program that would ultimately serve as a precursor for Sci-Hub: a script that circumvented paywalls, using MIT’s subscription programs to download neuroscience books. “It wasn’t working exactly the same as Sci-Hub, but it was delivering the same result: going around paywalls and downloading those books.” She often shared these books with other users on a Russian biology forum she frequented, molbiol.ru, which would prove to lay the groundwork for Sci-Hub’s debut.
“Sci-Hub started as an automation for what I was already doing manually,” Elbakyan says. It grew organically from her desire to let people download papers “at the click of a button.” Users loved it. Sci-Hub’s use proliferated across the forum immediately — though it took longer for it to outgrow the forum.
Russia’s weak intellectual property protection had long made it one of the largest piracy hubs among major economies. This was an advantage for Elbakyan in creating Sci-Hub, but she soon found herself watching Russia and Kazakhstan’s dialogue on piracy shift. For years, the focus had been entertainment, but now it was rapidly pivoting toward academic piracy. New anti-piracy laws, which targeted what Elbakyan saw as essential information sharing, hit home for her: in Kazakhstan, illicit file-sharing had just become punishable by up to five years in prison. She felt that the only responsible choice was to join the fray herself.
When Elbakyan started Sci-Hub in 2011, “it was a side project,” she says. She operated it without a repository for downloaded articles. With every request for a paper, a new copy was downloaded through a university’s subscription. It would automatically be deleted six hours later. If, for some reason, a person couldn’t access a paper through one university’s servers, they could switch and download them through another’s.
In 2012, she struck a partnership with LibGen, which had only archived books until then. LibGen asked Elbakyan to upload the articles Sci-Hub was downloading. Then, in 2013, when Sci-Hub’s popularity began to explode in China, she started using LibGen as an offsite repository. Instead of downloading and deleting new copies of papers or buying expensive hard drives, she retooled Sci-Hub to check if LibGen had a copy of a user’s requested paper first. If so, she pulled it from its archive.
That worked well until the domain LibGen.org, went down, deleting 40,000 papers Elbakyan had collected, probably because one of its administrators died of cancer. “One of my friends suggested to start actively collecting donations on Sci-Hub,” she says. “I started a crowdfunding campaign on Sci-Hub to buy additional drives, and soon had my own copy of the database collected by LibGen, around 21 million papers. Around 1 million of these papers [were] uploaded from Sci-Hub. The other[s], as I was told, came from databases that were downloaded on the darknet.” From then on, LibGen’s database would simply be her backup.
Elbakyan is reluctant to disclose much about how she secured access to so many papers, but she tells me that most of it came from exploiting libraries and universities’ subscriptions, saying that she “gained access” to “around 400 universities.”
It’s likely that many of the credentials Elbakyan secured came from leaked login information and lapses in universities’ security. One official at Marquette University, alleges to have seen evidence of Sci-Hub phishing for credentials. Elbakyan vociferously denies this and has previously said that many academics have even offered their login information. That could explain how Sci-Hub downloads some papers “directly from publishers,” as she has previously claimed.
It wasn’t until 2013 that Elbakyan faced her first major obstacle. That was when Elsevier sent a notice to PayPal, where she’d collected donations. At the time, according to testimony the publisher later gave in its lawsuit, Elsevier was aware that Sci-Hub had paid some students for access to their university credentials. And several PayPal payments had been sent to Elbakyan for buying a proxy server that would allow Sci-Hub to authenticate itself as a student. After the publisher’s notice, PayPal deactivated her account.
When Elsevier’s first shot across Elbakyan’s bow splashed down, the publisher already had gotten serious about pressuring internet service providers and payment services to enforce privacy. But it wasn’t the first time the publisher had pulled these strong-arm tactics. In fact, Elsevier was leading the way among academic publishers.
In 2008, Elsevier shut down an international piracy operation wherein a Vietnamese entrepreneur was selling digital copies of journals to academics. The publisher, both on its own, and through at least one industry group, the American Association of Publishers, pushed Congress for laws that that would have made it easier for publishers to more easily coerce ISPs, search engines, and DNS services to block access to a site — or force advertisers and payment services to drop their support for copyright violators.
Elsevier was leading the way among publishers with its strong-arm tactics
From publishers’ perspective, it only made sense. Increasing their own power to enforce copyright claims was protecting their intellectual property. And though the bills sparked intense backlash for many companies that supported them, individual academic publishers like Elsevier were overlooked.
That same year, the AAP and Elsevier also supported and lobbied in favor of a bill that would have prevented the government from requiring agencies to make research published through a journal Open Access at any point. That would have effectively killed the NIH’s 2005 mandate that all research funded by the agency have a copy submitted to an Open Access repository within 12 months.
Later that year, the publisher’s rising prices and support for restrictive legislation galvanized nearly 17,000 scientists to pledge against publishing in its journals. Facing backlash, Elsevier reversed its position. Despite its meteoric rise, the boycott ultimately faded with little concrete effect on the publishing giant.
Elsevier’s efforts weren’t limited to lobbying for more-restrictive laws, either. Months before targeting Elbakyan, Elsevier helped 17 other publishers shut down the pirate academic repository Library.nu. Between 2012 and 2013, Elsevier and the AAP also opposed and lobbied against three bills — the FederalResearchPublicAccessAct, PublicAccess to Public Science Act, and FairAccesstoScience and TechnologyResearch — all of which proposed making it mandatory that copies of papers from federally funded research be deposited in an Open Access repository after some period.
In 2015, Elsevier sued the piracy site AvaxHome for $37.5 million. Then, the UK-based Publishing Association, of which Elsevier was a member, and the AAP, where Elsevierwas joined by closely associated publisher, the American Chemical Society (ACS), also successfully filed an injunction against a slew of ebook pirates — including AvaxHome, LibGen, Ebookee, Freebookspot, Freshwap, Bookfi, and Bookre — mandating that ISPs block customers’ access to them. Later, it also attempted to force Cloudflare, an internet security service, to turn over logs that would identify the operators of LibGen and Bookfi.
Elsevier hadn’t gotten the laws it wanted, ones that would have allowed it to pressure ISPs, payment services, and other internet intermediaries to block sites accused of piracy. So instead, it steadily set court precedents that did the same thing.
Elsevier doesn’t oppose Open Access, says the Coalition for Responsible Sharing’s Milne. “I can say with confidence that all the members of the Coalition (Elsevier included) embrace open access,” Milne says. (He refused to answer any line of questioning that focused too heavily on any one publisher’s actions.) Every one of the members of the coalition has their own Open Access journals. And they all also allow scientists to upload a copy of preprint, non-peer-reviewed papers to Open Access archives.
The publishers’ sales teams have heard “individual institutions and consortiums” name-drop Researchgate and pirate sites like Sci-Hub to get leverage in price negotiations
The actions of the publishers in the coalition have simply shown an opposition to illegal and unauthorized sharing, Milne says. Before Elsevier and ACS sued Researchgate, they tried for two years to convince the site to adopt their “Voluntary Principles on Article Sharing,” which would allow scientists to share articles — though only between others in their research groups, and provided that articles’ metadata wasn’t changed, preventing publishers from collecting accurate data on articles’ sharing statistics. Before suing Sci-Hub, Elsevier attempted to stop Elbakyan technically. The publishers feel they’ve been patient in enforcing copyright claims, particularly considering that, as Milne tells me, their sales teams have heard “individual institutions and consortiums,” which he is not at liberty to name, name-drop Researchgate and pirate sites like Sci-Hub to get leverage in price negotiations.
Sci-Hub’s burgeoning reach and reputation painted a target on Elbakyan’s back. Nonetheless, by the time Elsevier took aim, Elbakyan was already a woman on a mission. Sci-Hub was about to become more to Elbakyan than a “side project.”
“With LibGen, I saw that it is possible to accumulate 10 million scientific articles,” she says. After that, she figured “[why] not download all the scientific articles that are currently listed in cross-reference database?” With PayPal now closed to her, she simply turned to bitcoin donations to keep feeding Sci-Hub’s growth.
Elbakyan had been pursuing a master’s program on public administration (which, she tells me, would’ve allowed her to make the “upgrade” to her living conditions she’d long been jonesing for) at Russia’s National Research University. She’d hoped it would let her influence internet information-sharing legislation. But in 2014, Elbakyan left, disappointed.
She switched to a master’s program in religious studies, where her thesis led her to research how ancient societies treated information distribution. Both the revelations about the ancient societies and their attitudes toward ”information openness,” and the “feeling that [public administration] wasn’t quite the direction that I wanted to go” led her to double down on Sci-Hub.
Elbakyan created several more backup copies of Sci-Hub’s database. She rewrote Sci-Hub’s code, starting from square one, so that the service could download papers automatically. Now, once users pointed Sci-Hub toward an article, the site would check every university proxy server until it found one through which it could download the paper, and would download it automatically. They didn’t have to manually browse the publisher’s website through Sci-Hub to find the articles anymore.
Elbakyan had defied Elsevier. Her former hobby had become her primary focus. Nothing would make her waiver from making Sci-Hub a titan of Open Access.
Until, that is, the Kremlin unintentionally accomplished what Elsevier couldn’t: it got Sci-Hub shut down — at least in Russia. After an isolationist policy enacted by the Kremlin sparked intense bickering between scientists and Elbakyan, she pulled the plug herself.
In May 2015, as part of a sweeping effort to insulate Russia from foreign influence, the Kremlin labeled Russia’s only private funder and popularizer of scientific research, the Dynasty Foundation, a “foreign agent.” Unlike much of the scientific community, Elbakyan was happy about change. However, her reaction would spark what she saw as cyberbullying from her opponents, prompting her to shut down Sci-Hub in Russia.
Elbakyan’s reaction to what she saw as cyberbullying would prompt her to shut down Sci-Hub in Russia
About three years before the Dynasty incident, the Kremlin adopted a law that required any organization with foreign funding not strictly involved with “science, culture, art, healthcare, charity,” and a laundry list of other activities, to register as a “foreign agent.” This barred those organizations from any further political activity, and raised a red flag for any associated groups. Charities, NGOs, and many social scientistsdecried the law, refusing to register. They argued that “political activity” was vaguely described, and that the law would cripple vital international collaboration. So, in 2014, the Kremlin amended the law so organizations could be labeled involuntarily. By July of last year, 88 organizations had become “foreign agents,” and the law had sparked protests from human rights groups calling it a crackdown on freedom of expression and LGBTQ rights.
Dynasty was founded in 2002 by Dmitry Zimin, a beloved philanthropic oligarch whose work had even won him an award from the government “for the Protection of the Russian Science” just weeks earlier. By American standards, Dynasty wasn’t that deep-pocketed. In 2015, its anticipated budget for research funding amounted to just $7.6 million USD. And yet, in Russia, it had no peer as a private supporter of science.
However, Dynasty had always been heavily involved in education: funding research, supporting high school science programs, and training science teachers, among other things. In order to continue the same line of work, the fund would now somehow have to tiptoe through its involvement in the education system without doing anything that the Kremlin could construe as political activity.
Through Dynasty, Zimin supported another one of his organizations, the Liberal Mission Foundation (LMF). It was effectively a think tank that assisted education initiatives that taught modern political science from a liberal perspective in Russian schools — including Elbakyan’s. This is ostensibly what qualified as “political activity.” And though Zimin was a Russian national, he kept the money with which he supported Dynasty in foreign banks — making it fair game to be considered foreign funding. (In an interview with The New Yorker, Zimin said, “The Russian government also keeps its money abroad,” likely referencing the fact that the Kremlin holds billions in US bonds.) Together, Zimin’s “foreign” money and Dynasty’s relation to the LMF provided the excuse for the “foreign agent” label.
Zimin was likely interesting for other reasons, though. Not only did he attend 2012 anti-Putin protests in Moscow, he also supported a free press. In 2014, when Zimin’s cable company, Beeline, was forced by the government to dropDozhd, the country’s only major liberal, independent TV news station, Zimin said, “I think that everyone understands that this is not Beeline’s decision.” Afterward, he went on to bankroll a number of independentnewsoutlets.
The government never cited these incidents as part of its reason for labeling Dynasty and the LMF as “foreign agents,” though Zimin’s past ventures do raise some suspicion about the Kremlin’s motives. Nevertheless, Zimin decided to shutter Dynasty, to get the LMF taken off the “foreign agent” list.
Elbakyan contends that Dynasty is somehow Sci-Hub’s capitalistic foil
Many scientists protested, but Elbakyan didn’t understand the outrage. As far as she was concerned, Dynasty — particularly through its funding of the LMF — had spread “propaganda against Putin and the Russian authorities.” She describes Zimin’s work through Dynasty, and the organization itself, as “anti-communist,” though she’s vague about how. Elbakyan says the foundation and Sci-Hub are “ideologically opposed,” and contends that Dynasty is somehow Sci-Hub’s capitalistic foil.
“I knew about this fund firsthand. It was involved in the Higher School of Economics where I was studying,” Elbakyan says. So, she began writing posts presenting instances of Dynasty supporting liberal-leaning groups. She asserts that she didn’t want to “[argue] any kind of side.” But the posts read with surprising acrimony for someone ostensibly attempting to be objective. She dubbed Dynasty’s supporters “the Brigades of the ‘Dynasty.’” She also re-shared negative articles about Dynasty that were written by state-controlled media outlets, and even shared Photoshopped pictures doctored to cast Zimin in a blatantly suspicious light.
Shortly afterward, something strange happened. Former members of Sci-Hub’s vKontakte group began saying that Elbakyan, a champion of Open Access to information, had blocked them.
“They just started launching just really personal and low bar attacks on me personally, calling me names, spreading false information about me, calling me crazy, etc.” So she threw them out.
Many of the former members of Sci-Hub’s vKontakte group say that they simply got booted for supporting Dynasty. One scientist, Dmitry Perekalin of Nesmeyanov Institute, said that Elbakyan asked her group to vote on which was better for Russian science, Sci-Hub or Dynasty. “I wrote that it was a false dilemma and was immediately banned,” Perekalin said in a vKontakte post. Ultimately, Elbakyan shut down Sci-Hub in Russia for several days (though many people could still access it through Virtual Private Networks).
Shortly after the Dynasty controversy at home, Elbakyan discovered that Elsevier was suing her and LibGen abroad.
“I did not believe that it’s possible to win against such a well-funded, rich, and influential company,” says Elbakyan. Rather than fight the case, she’d just keep an eye on it from afar. Money aside, “I would have had to provide certain documents that potentially could have exposed me or my physical location.”
Elsevier’s lawsuit was a civil case, for which extraditing someone to the US from abroad to be tried is generally against the law. Still, Elbakyan worried about being extradited. “I do know about stories where hackers that left Russia or Ukraine for Europe or the United States were unexpectedly arrested.” Although, the main reference she cites is the arrest of DmitryZubaka, who had criminal charges against him for a cyberattack against Amazon. Nonetheless, since her last visit in 2010 to speak at Harvard, she’s had no intention of returning to the US.
“I did not believe that it’s possible to win against such a well-funded, rich, and influential company.”
Court transcripts reveal that Elsevier had been playing cat-and-mouse with Elbakyan, working with universities to block her access to the university proxies Sci-Hub used to access their journals. Elsevier’s technicians were able to identify many source IP addresses associated with university computing systems that looked suspicious. They alerted institutions about these breaches, so that the schools could block these proxies’ credentials. However, Elbakyan had penetrated too many universities, and not every school had the technical expertise to keep up.
Elsevier steadily shut down student accounts whose credentials Elbakyan was using to access Elsevier’s database, Science Direct. By doing this, it had “vastly reduced” her access to its articles. On Sci-Hub’s Twitter page, Elbakyan even complained about this, saying that “[due] to the huge amount of accounts that were closed recently we were forced to introduce limits on the maximum number of users, especially foreigners.” She had to prioritize the access of “former USSR countries,” says Elbakyan. “Access from China and Iran was blocked for some time because Sci-Hub couldn’t serve as many requests as were coming from these countries. She also made Sci-Hub inaccessible to Americans (except those using VPNs) — in part because of the number of download requests, but also because she wanted to avoid becoming a target for lawsuits.
Then, Elbakyan switched her strategy. As Elsevier’s technicians testified, instead of using university proxy servers to access Elsevier’s repository directly, Sci-Hub started using them just to obtain an authorization token. Then Sci-Hub could use the token to connect to the repository from a different IP address — no longer leaving an easy breadcrumb trail of the same handful of IP address being consistently used to access and download an outrageous number of papers. By the time the publisher had gone to trial, it still hadn’t figured out any effective workaround to this technique. But, Elsevier had found a different pressure point for enforcing piracy that would establish a precedent for another publisher to get something of a chokehold on Sci-Hub.
Elsevier was awarded $15 million in June. Thanks to an injunction included in the suit, Elbakyan lost the domain Sci-Hub.org as well as Sci-Hub’s Twitter account — but, according to Elbakyan, not before the media coverage boosted Sci-Hub’s usership by a factor of 10.
“I was disappointed in the results of the lawsuit,” she says. “[That] public opinion and the position of modern society did not correspond with the justice’s decision” was a blow. “As far as the amount is concerned,” Elbakyan says that she couldn’t pay $15 million even if she wanted, as she is getting “only few thousand a month” in donations. She may be undercounting. One 2017 PeerJ study estimated that Sci-Hub owned $268,000 in unspent bitcoin as of August 2017. (Though Elbakyan has publicly disagreed with that estimate, she hasn’t said how much she owns in bitcoin. She claims the exact amount is confidential.) Nonetheless, since Elbakyan lives outside the US, she can’t be compelled to pay. “I was actually flattered that my project was evaluated so highly,” she says.
A week later, Elbakyan discovered she was being sued again, this time by the scientific society and publisher ACS. The suit was a long time coming. ACS publications rank among the most-covered by Sci-Hub. To date, Sci-Hub holds copies of 98.8 percent of all of ACS’s research. Until November, when ACS was awarded $4.8 million, she admits that she didn’t follow the case.
But ACS proved more formidable than Elsevier — winning not only the suit, but an injunction demanding that “any Internet search engines, web hosting and Internet service providers, domain name registrars, and domain name registries,” stop doing anything to make Sci-Hub’s operation — and piracy — possible.
Legal and tech activists like the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) immediately decried the injunction. It went too far, the EFF said, setting a precedent eerily similar to previouslyproposed legislation would’ve worked: ACS theoretically could strong-arm any service that could be seen as aiding Sci-Hub. Forcing internet intermediaries to enforce copyright claims by shutting down accused sites wholesale makes it possible for copyright holders to abuse claims of infringement, says Mitch Stoltz, a senior staff attorney at the EFF. If a website can “disappear on command” without any oversight, there is no incentive to encourage copyright holders to be judicious. Even if a website simply advertises or links to another infringing site, or unintentionally has a few unauthorized reproductions of copyrighted works, not only could a copyright holder black out the site entirely, it would be relatively easy.
The Computer and Communications Industry Association (CCIA), a tech nonprofit with members such as Google, Intuit, Uber, and Microsoft, even filed an amicus brief against ACS’s injunction — just as it did when Elsevier, in its case, initially attempted to get a similar injunction — urging the court to drop it.
ACS’s injunction wasn’t the first such web-blocking order — and though ACS said that it wouldn’t pursue ISPs or search engines not in “active participation” with Sci-Hub, the case is one of several that are increasingly making ISPs the pressure points of enforcing copyright. The list of governments that have blocked the site PirateBay by pressuring ISPs into denying access to the site has its own Wikipedia page. The aforementioned AAP and UK Publishers Association case against several ebook pirates also pressured ISPs into blocking access to those sites. Earlier this year, a coalition of Hollywood organizations forced Australian ISPs to block dozens of piracy sites.
Last year in a landmark American case, TheWashington Postcalled “The Copyright Case that Should Worry all Internet Providers,” a court determined that the ISP Cox (a former head of its Abuse Group, even went so far as to say in one email “f the dmca!!!”) had flagrantly disregarded its responsibility to make some effort to enforce piracy. Thus, it didn’t qualify for the Digital Millennium Copyright Act’s so-called “safe harbor” protection, which grants a measure of legal immunity to ISPs that make adequate efforts to curb piracy. Without that protection, Cox lost a lawsuit to the music rights group BMG, which had hired a third-party organization to levy fees from Cox customers found to be accessing accused piracy sites.
After the ACS ruling, a few Sci-Hub domains (.ac, .io, and .cc) stopped working, says Elbakyan. In response, she used Twitter to tell users how to change their settings to get around the blocks. “It’s useful to know how to go around domain blocking,” she says. However, since then, she’s lost Sci-Hub’s. bz domain — announcing on vKontakte that “the capitalists have started blocking Sci-Hub domains, so the site may not be accessible at the regular addresses.”
Sci-Hub isn’t going anywhere. Elbakyan has spare domains. She’s backed up her repository of articles.
“I do not endorse illegal means for providing Open Access,” says Harvard’s Peter Suber. “For most of Sci-Hub’s existence, I went out of my way to dissociate myself from it because it gave Open Access a bad name.” However, Suber says, Sci-Hub isn’t going anywhere. Elbakyan agrees. She has spare domains. She’s backed up her repository of articles. According to her, even if ACS pressures search engines to black out search results, it won’t matter: only 25 percent of Sci-Hub referrals come via search engines anyway.
Sci-Hub is often called the Pirate Bay of science; the Pirate Bay itself wasraided twice before it finally succumbed. “If nothing happens to me personally, then naturally I will try to continue Sci-Hub project myself,” Elbakyan says. If something were to happen, while her network of journal and institutional subscriptions might be lost, “the main resource of the project, being the scientific articles, they are already published on the internet.”
Elbakyan faces an uphill battle. ACS has yet to show what it defines as “active participation.” If Sci-Hub’s Twitter page were to get taken down again, it would hobble the word-of-mouth network perpetuating Sci-Hub and ACS’s current domain-name whack-a-mole.
As copyright holders continue establishing even more precedents of compelling ISPs to enforce copyright disputes, other publishers may well follow suit. The Trump administration has expanded ISPs’ ability to surveil customers. Net neutrality, which prevented ISPs from biasing speed, connectivity, and access to some sites over others, has been revoked as well, which means ISPs may get much more discretion in how they enforce piracy. These policy changes place Sci-Hub on a more tenuous footing in the US. But if America’s access were further restricted, it would be a blow to the site, and to many of the “capitalists” that use it.
Despite this, Elbakyan (and Suber) plan to continue with business as usual. Suber will keep pushing for the expansion of Open Access journals and repositories despite publishers’ lobbying. Elbakyan plans to handwave away any more lawsuits and play whatever game of cat-and-mouse she must.
As for the publishers, it seems their attention may be shifting to scientists themselves.
Since 2015, many publishers, including ACS and Elsevier, have pushed their STM voluntary principles for article sharing: a series of rules for researchers and networking sites for scientists on how they can share their research. More recently, at least nine of the largest publishers are actively promoting howcanishareit.com as the go-to reference for scientists looking to learn about publishers’ rules on how they can share their research.
At first glance, these initiatives seem like pushes for increasing the accessibility of research. Upon closer examination, a number of holes in publishers’ advocacy for access become evident: the voluntary principles focus chiefly on giving researchers guidelines on sharing papers only within small collaborative research groups, not the larger public.
Howcanishareit.com offers advice on how scientists can share their research, but buries mention of Open Access journals in links to academic editorials. Similarly, any mention that scientists are allowed to upload preprints to repositories are sequestered in links to individual publishers’ contracts. Several for-profit repositories and Scholarly Collaboration Networks (SCNs) are advertised, but major nonprofit Open Access repositories like PeerJ, Arxiv, and bioRxiv are conspicuously absent. Overall, the site reads like an attempt to “educate” scientists away from more traditional Open Access infrastructure, and, if not to constrain their sharing, then to redirect it toward for-profit platforms.
The legal campaigns against Sci-Hub have made the site more well-known than most repositories, and Elbakyan more famous than legal Open Access champions
Legal Open Access activists like Suber have disagreed with this limited interpretation of Open Access. “The benefits of OA come from sharing with the public, or with everyone who might want to read your research, cite it, apply it, or build on it,” not just SCNs, he says.
These campaigns could erode the base of the Legal Open Access movement: scientists’ awareness of their options for sharing research. Elbakyan, on the other hand, would be left unaffected. The legal campaigns against Sci-Hub have — through the Streisand effect — made the site more well-known than most mainstay repositories, and Elbakyan more famous than legal Open Access champions like Suber. The threat posed by ACS’s injunction against Sci-Hub has increased support for the site from web activists organizations such as the EFF, which considesr the site “a symptom of a serious problem: people who can’t afford expensive journal subscriptions, and who don’t have institutional access to academic databases, are unable to use cutting-edge scientific research.”
The effort may backfire. It does nothing to address disappointment scientists feel about how paywalls hide their work. Meanwhile, Sci-Hub has been making waves that might carry it further to a wider swath of both the public and the scientific community. And though Elbakyan might be sailing in dangerous waters, what’s to stop idealistic scientists who are frustrated with the big publishers from handing over their login credentials to Sci-Hub’s pirate queen?
Correction February 9, 12:45AM ET: This article has been corrected to give James Milne’s actual first name. It has also been updated to note that the Sci-Hub shutdown in Russia was temporary, and to note some traditional publishers have processing fees as well.
Correction February 23 6:40PM ET: This article has been corrected to note that the market cap for RELX Group, not Elsevier, is $35 billion.
A–Z Directory of open access journals
|Acta Orthopaedica et Traumatologica Turcica||Acta Orthopaedica et Traumatologica Turcica (AOTT) publishes diagnostic, treatment, and prevention methods related to orthopedics and traumatology and original studies in related disciplines. Contributions may be in the form of clinical and basic…|
|Acta Pharmaceutica Sinica B||Acta Pharmaceutica Sinica B (APSB) is a bimonthly journal, in English, which publishes significant original research articles, rapid communications and high quality reviews of recent advances in all areas of pharmaceutical sciences — including…|
|Addictive Behaviors Reports||Addictive Behaviors Reports is an open-access and peer reviewed online-only journal offering an interdisciplinary forum for the publication of research in addictive behaviors. The journal accepts submissions that are scientifically sound on all forms of…|
|Advances in Radiation Oncology||Advances in Radiation Oncology is a peer reviewed, wide-ranging open access journal from the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO). Included in PubMed Central, Advances complements the research in the International Journal of Radiation…|
|African Journal of Emergency Medicine||The African Journal of Emergency Medicine ( AfJEM ) is the official journal of the African Federation for Emergency Medicine . It is an Africa-centric, peer-reviewed journal aimed in particular at supporting emergency care across, you guessed it, Africa. …|
|Ain Shams Engineering Journal||As of 1 November 2018, the gold open access publication fee for this journal is USD 650, excluding taxes. Ain Shams Engineering Journal is an international journal devoted to publication of peer reviewed original high-quality research papers and review…|
|AKCE International Journal of Graphs and Combinatorics||AKCE International Journal of Graphs and Combinatorics is devoted to publication of standard original research papers in Combinatorial Mathematics and related areas. The fields covered by the journal include Graphs and hypergraphs Network theory…|
|Alexandria Engineering Journal||As of 1 November 2018, the gold open access publication fee for this journal is USD 650, excluding taxes. Alexandria Engineering Journal is an international journal devoted to publishing high quality papers in the field of engineering and applied…|
|Allergology International||Allergology International is the official journal of the Japanese Society of Allergology and publishes original papers dealing with the etiology, diagnosis and treatment of allergic and related diseases. Papers may include the study of methods of…|
|Alzheimer's & Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment & Disease Monitoring||Alzheimer's & Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment & Disease Monitoring (DADM) is an open access, peer-reviewed, journal from the Alzheimer's Association® that will publish new research that reports the discovery, development and validation of…|
|Alzheimer's & Dementia: Translational Research & Clinical Interventions||AIMS AND SCOPE ABOUT THE JOURNAL Alzheimer's & Dementia: Translational Research & Clinical Interventions (TRCI) is a peer-reviewed, open access,journal from the Alzheimer's Association®. The journal seeks to bridge the full scope …|
|American Journal of Ophthalmology Case Reports||The American Journal of Ophthalmology Case Reports is a peer-reviewed, scientific publication that welcomes the submission of original, previously unpublished case report manuscripts directed to ophthalmologists and visual science specialists. The cases…|
|Ampersand||Serving the breadth of the general and applied linguistics communities; Ampersand offers a highly–visible, open access home for authors. An international, peer–reviewed journal; Ampersand welcomes submissions originating in applied and…|
|Analytica Chimica Acta: X||Analytica Chimica Acta: X is the open access mirror journal of Analytica Chimica Acta . Analytica Chimica Acta: X offers authors with high-quality research who want to publish in a gold open access journal the opportunity to make their work…|
|Annals of Agricultural Sciences||Annals of Agricultural Sciences (AOAS) is the official journal of Faculty of Agriculture, Ain Shams University. AOAS is an open access peer-reviewed journal publishing original research articles and review articles on experimental and modelling…|
|Annals of Hepatology||Annals of Hepatology is an international open access journal published bi-monthly and is funded by Medica Sur Clinic & Foundation. It is the official journal of the Mexican Association of Hepatology (AMH), the Latin-American Association for the…|
|Annals of Medicine and Surgery||Annals of Medicine and Surgery is an online-only, peer-reviewed open access journal with a global outlook and focus on those training in medicine and surgery (postgraduate and undergraduate). AMS contains a mix of original clinical and basic science…|
|Applied Computing and Geosciences||Applied Computing & Geosciences is an online-only Open Access journal focused on all aspects of computing in the geosciences, and like its sister journal Computers & Geosciences, Applied Computing & Geosciences ' mission is to advance and…|
|Applied Computing and Informatics||Applied Computing and Informatics aims to be timely in disseminating leading-edge knowledge to researchers, practitioners and academics whose interest is in the latest developments in applied computing and information systems concepts, strategies,…|
|Aquaculture Reports||Aquaculture Reports publishes original research papers and reviews documenting outstanding science with a regional context and focus, answering the need for high quality information on novel species, systems and regions in emerging areas of aquaculture…|
|Arabian Journal of Chemistry||The Arabian Journal of Chemistry is an English language, peer-reviewed scholarly publication in the area of chemistry. The Arabian Journal of Chemistry publishes original papers, reviews and short reports on, but not limited to: inorganic, physical,…|
|Arab Journal of Mathematical Sciences||The Arab Journal of Mathematical Sciences is the ofﬁcial science journal of the Saudi Association for Mathematical Sciences. It is dedicated to the publication of original and expository papers in pure and applied mathematics, and is reviewed and edited…|
|Archives of Rehabilitation Research and Clinical Translation||The Archives of Rehabilitation Research and Clinical Translation is an official journal of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine , an organization focused on improving lives through interdisciplinary rehabilitation research. Like its…|
|Array||Array is an international open access multidisciplinary journal encompassing a broad spectrum of topics in computer science, including Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Robotics Computer Systems and Architecture Computer Vision,…|
|Arthroplasty Today||The journal Arthroplasty Today brings together the clinical and scientific foundations for joint replacement of the hip and knee in an open-access, online format. Arthroplasty Today solicits manuscripts of the highest quality from all areas of scientific …|
|Arthroscopy, Sports Medicine, and Rehabilitation||Arthroscopy, Sports Medicine, and Rehabilitation ( ASMAR ) is an open access journal that aims to peer review and publish clinical and basic science articles of interest to health care providers and scientific researchers. Brought to you by the same…|
|Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences||Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences (AJPS) is the official journal of Asian Federation for Pharmaceutical Sciences (AFPS) and is indexed by Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE). It provides the forum for reporting innovations, production methods,…|
|Asian Journal of Surgery||Asian Journal of Surgery , launched in 1978, is the official peer-reviewed open access journal of the Asian Surgical Association , the Taiwan Robotic Surgery Association , and the Taiwan Society of Coloproctology . The Journal is published monthly by…|
|Asian Journal of Urology||Asian Journal of Urology (AJUR) , launched in October 2014, is an international peer-reviewed Open Access journal jointly founded by Shanghai Association for Science and Technology (SAST) and Second Military Medical University (SMMU). AJUR aims to build a …|
|Asian Nursing Research||Asian Nursing Research is the official peer-reviewed research journal of the Korean Society of Nursing Science, and is devoted to publication of a wide range of research that will contribute to the body of nursing science and inform the practice of nursing, …|
|Asia-Pacific Journal of Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy, Rehabilitation and Technology||The Asia-Pacific Journal of Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy, Rehabilitation and Technology (AP-SMART) is the official peer-reviewed, open access journal of the Asia-Pacific Knee, Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine Society (APKASS) and the Japanese Orthopaedic…|
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|Atención Primaria Práctica||Atención Primaria Práctica is a new, peer reviewed, online open access journal. It is a Spanish and English language international journal that publishes articles of interest for health professionals that wish to become familiar with the…|
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|Biofilm||' Biofilm ' is a multidisciplinary, gold open access journal focused on hypothesis- or discovery-driven studies on microbial cells that grow in multicellular communities (including surface-attached biofilms and suspended aggregates) and demonstrate different …|
|Biomedical Journal||Biomedical Journal publishes 6 peer-reviewed issues per year in all fields of clinical and biomedical sciences for an internationally diverse authorship. Unlike most open access journals, which are free to readers but not authors, Biomedical Journal does…|
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|Biosafety and Health||Biosafety and Health is an open access, peer-reviewed journal sponsored by the Chinese Medical Association, managed by National Institute for Viral Disease Control and Prevention, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention (China CDC). This…|
|Biosensors and Bioelectronics: X||Biosensors and Bioelectronics: X is the open access mirror journal of Biosensors and Bioelectronics . Biosensors and Bioelectronics: X offers authors with high-quality research who want to publish in a gold open access journal the opportunity to…|
|Biotechnology Reports||Biotechnology Reports covers all aspects of Biotechnology particularly those reports that are useful and informative and that will be of value to other researchers in related fields. Biotechnology Reports loves ground breaking science, but will also accept …|
|Biotechnology Research & Innovation||Biotechnology Research & Innovation is an open access, peer-reviewed international journal of the Brazilian Society of Biotechnology that provides cutting edge original research in plant, animal, medical, industrial and environmental biotechnology. The…|
|Boletín de la Sociedad Española de Cerámica y Vidrio||The Journal of the Spanish Ceramic and Glass Society publishes scientific articles and communications describing original research and reviews relating to ceramic materials and glasses. The main interests are on novel generic science and technology…|
|Bone Reports||A new online only, open access, peer reviewed journal. Bone Reports is an interdisciplinary forum for the rapid publication of Original Research Articles and Case Reports across basic, translational and clinical aspects of bone and mineral metabolism.…|
|Borsa İstanbul Review||Borsa İstanbul Review provides a scholarly platform for empirical financial studies including but not limited to financial markets and institutions, financial economics, investor behavior, financial centers and market structures, corporate finance,…|
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|Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology||Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology publishes original contributions in otolaryngology and the associated areas (cranio-maxillo-facial surgery and phoniatrics). The aim of this journal is the national and international divulgation of the scientific…|
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|CASE||CASE , an international cardiovascular imaging case reports journal, is committed to encouraging excellence in cardiovascular ultrasound worldwide and its application to patient care. This journal supports the mission of the American Society of…|
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|Electronic Journal of Biotechnology||Electronic Journal of Biotechnology is an international scientific electronic journal, which publishes papers from all areas related to Biotechnology. It covers from molecular biology and the chemistry of biological processes to aquatic and earth…|
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|Environment International||Environment International is a multi-disciplinary journal publishing high quality information in a wide range of environmental disciplines. From January 2019 Environment International will become an open access journal. Authors who publish in…|
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|European Journal of Cancer - Supplement||EJC Supplements is an open access companion journal to the European Journal of Cancer . As an open access journal, all published articles are subject to an Article Publication Fee. Immediately upon publication, all articles in EJC Supplements are made…|
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|European Research on Management and Business Economics||European Research on Management and Business Economics (ERMBE) was born in 1995 as Investigaciones Europeas de Dirección y Economía de la Empresa (IEDEE). The journal is published by the European Academy of Management and Business…|
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|Food and Waterborne Parasitology||Food and Waterborne Parasitology publishes high quality papers containing original research findings, investigative reports, and scientific proceedings on parasites which are transmitted to humans via the consumption of food or water. The relevant…|
|Food Chemistry: X||Food Chemistry: X is the open access mirror journal of Food Chemistry . Food Chemistry: X offers authors with high-quality research who want to publish in a gold open access journal the opportunity to make their work immediately, permanently,…|
|Forensic Science International: Reports||Forensic Science International: Reports is an open access journal which seeks to foster information and knowledge exchange through the publication of short communications and data articles across all subject areas within the forensic sciences. Published…|
|Forensic Science International: Synergy||Preferred journal of the American Society of Crime Lab Directors (ASCLD). Forensic Science International: Synergy is an open access journal which welcomes significant, insightful, and innovative original research with the aim of advancing and supporting …|
|Gaceta Sanitaria||Gaceta Sanitaria (Health Gazette) is an international journal that accepts articles in Spanish and in English. It is the official scientific journal of the Sociedad Española de Salud Publica y Administración Sanitaria (Spanish Society of…|
|Genes and Diseases||About the Journal Genes & Diseases is an international journal for molecular and translational medicine. The journal primarily focuses on publishing investigations on the molecular bases and experimental therapeutics of human diseases. Publication …|
|Gene: X||Gene: X is the open access mirror journal of Gene Gene: X offers authors with high-quality research who want to publish in a gold open access journal the opportunity to make their work immediately, permanently, and freely accessible. Gene: X…|
|Genomics, Proteomics & Bioinformatics||Genomics, Proteomics and Bioinformatics (GPB) is the official journal of Beijing Institute of Genomics, Chinese Academy of Sciences and Genetics Society of China. The goals of GPB are to disseminate new frontiers in the field of omics and bioinformatics,…|
|Geoscience Frontiers||The Journal of the China University of Geosciences (Beijing) and Peking University Geoscience Frontiers (GSF) publishes in English high quality original research articles and timely reviews in interdisciplinary fields of Earth and Planetary Sciences.…|
|Global Ecology and Conservation||Global Ecology and Conservation is an Open Access journal covering all sub-disciplines of ecological and conservation science, from theory to practice, from regional to global. The fields covered include organismal, population, community, and ecosystem…|
|Global Epidemiology||Global Epidemiology is an online, open-access, peer-reviewed epidemiology journal. Global Epidemiology is global in the broadest sense: we invite articles, and seek to stimulate open debate, across diverse areas of interest, application and geography.…|
|Gynecologic Oncology Reports||Gynecologic Oncology Reports is an online-only, open access journal devoted to the rapid publication of narrative review articles, survey articles, case reports, case series, letters to the editor regarding previously published manuscripts and other short…|
|HardwareX||HardwareX is an open access journal established to promote free and open source designing, building and customizing of scientific infrastructure (hardware). HardwareX aims to recognize researchers for the time and effort in developing scientific…|
|Health Policy OPEN||Health Policy OPEN complements Health Policy . It shares Health Policy 's objective to 'be a vehicle for the exploration and discussion of health policy and health system issues and is aimed in particular at enhancing communication between health…|
|Health Professions Education||The journal aims to be an open forum for sharing new empirical findings and new ideas in the emerging field of health professions education. In addition, it focuses on three areas that are underdeveloped in this field. First, existing journals offer little…|
|HeartRhythm Case Reports||Heart Rhythm Case Reports provides rapid online electronic publication of the most important current case reports, illustrations, and educational vignettes in the field of cardiac arrhythmias and electrophysiology. The Journal publishes case reports and …|
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|Hellenic Journal of Cardiology||The Hellenic Journal of Cardiology (International Edition, ISSN 1109-9666) is the official journal of the Hellenic Society of Cardiology and aims to publish high-quality articles on all aspects of cardiovascular medicine. A primary goal is to publish in…|
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|Human Microbiome Journal||The innumerable microbes living in and on our bodies are known to affect human wellbeing, but our knowledge of their role is still at the very early stages of understanding. Human Microbiome is a specialist open access journal dedicated to research on the…|
|Human Pathology: Case Reports||At a time when many journals have cut back on the publication of case reports, Human Pathology: Case Reports is an Open Access online journal devoted solely to the publication of quality case reports, which involve all aspects of pathology, regardless of …|
|IATSS Research||First published in 1977 as an international journal sponsored by the International Association of Traffic and Safety Sciences, IATSS Research has contributed to the dissemination of interdisciplinary wisdom on ideal mobility, particularly in Asia. IATSS…|
|IBRO Reports||IBRO Reports is an Open Access journal which publishes papers describing the results of original research on any aspect of the scientific study of the nervous system. The journal welcomes preliminary, descriptive and small-scale results if they have the…|
|ICT Express||The ICT Express journal published by the Korean Institute of Communications and Information Sciences (KICS) is an international, peer-reviewed research publication covering all aspects of information and communication technology. The journal aims to publish …|
|IDCases||IDCases is an open access journal dedicated to publishing case reports in general infectious diseases. Case reports must be authentic, understandable, educational and clinically interesting to an international audience of healthcare professionals,…|
|IHJ Cardiovascular Case Reports||IHJ Cardiovascular Case Reports (CVCR) is the official peer-reviewed open access journal of the Cardiological Society of India and accepts articles for publication from across the globe. The journal aims to promote high quality research and serve as a …|
|IIMB Management Review||IIMB Management Review (IMR) is a quarterly journal brought out by the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore. Addressed to management practitioners, researchers and academics, IMR aims to engage rigorously with practices, concepts and ideas in the field …|
|IJC Heart & Vasculature||IJC Heart & Vasculature is an online-only, open-access journal dedicated to publishing original articles and reviews (also Editorials and Letters to the Editor) which report on structural and functional cardiovascular pathology, with an emphasis on…|
|Immuno-Oncology Technology||Immuno-Oncology Technology (IOTECH) is a new, peer-reviewed open access journal from ESMO publishing high quality original research articles, reviews and editorials focusing on novel immuno-oncology topics and developments, both clinically and…|
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|Infection Prevention in Practice||Infection Prevention in Practice (IPIP) is the editorially independent online journal of the Healthcare Infection Society (HIS). IPIP provides a comprehensive fully open access resource for all those working in the field of prevention and treatment of…|
|Informatics in Medicine Unlocked||Informatics in Medicine Unlocked (IMU) is an international gold open access journal covering a broad spectrum of topics within medical informatics, including (but not limited to) papers focusing on imaging, pathology, teledermatology, public health,…|
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|International Journal for Parasitology: Drugs and Drug Resistance||The International Journal for Parasitology – Drugs and Drug Resistance publishes the results of original research in the area of anti-parasite drug identification, development and evaluation, and parasite drug resistance. The journal also covers…|
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|International Journal of Clinical and Health Psychology||The International Journal of Clinical Health Psychology is a quarterly publication produced by the Asociación Española de Psicología Conductual since 2001. Our Journal publishes experimental, theoretical and applied articles that…|
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|International Journal of Mining Science and Technology||International Journal of Mining Science and Technology is an English-language journal. Previously entitled Journal of China University of Mining and Technology , it was founded in 1990 and publishes original and forefront research papers and high quality…|
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|International Journal of Pharmaceutics: X||International Journal of Pharmaceutics: X is the open access mirror journal of International Journal of Pharmaceutics . International Journal of Pharmaceutics: X offers authors with high-quality research who want to publish in a gold open access…|
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|JACC: Basic to Translational Science||JACC: Basic to Translational Science , an open access journal, serves a forum for advancing the field Translational Cardiovascular Medicine, and as a platform for accelerating the translation of novel scientific discoveries into new therapies that improve…|
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|Journal of Acupuncture & Meridian Studies||The Journal of Acupuncture and Meridian Studies is a bimonthly, peer-reviewed, open access journal featuring high-quality studies related to basic and clinical acupuncture and meridian research. It includes new a paradigm of integrative research,…|
|Journal of Advanced Research||As of 1 November 2018, the gold open access publication fee for this journal is USD 650, excluding taxes. Journal of Advanced Research ( abbreviated as J. Adv. Res. ) is an applied/natural sciences, peer-reviewed journal with interdisciplinary activity.…|
|Journal of Asian Earth Sciences: X||Journal of Asian Earth Sciences: X is the open access mirror journal of Journal of Asian Earth Sciences . Journal of Asian Earth Sciences: X offers authors with high-quality research who want to publish in a gold open access journal the…|
|Journal of Asia-Pacific Biodiversity||The Journal of Asia-Pacific Biodiversity (previous title was Journal of Korean Nature) is an official journal of National Science Museum of Korea (NSMK) and Korea National Arboretum (KNA). The scope of journal is wide and multidisciplinary that publishes …|
|Journal of Ayurveda and Integrative Medicine||The Journal of Ayurveda and Integrative Medicine (J-AIM) is internationally circulated open access official publication of World Ayurveda Foundation and Trans-Disciplinary University , Bengaluru. As a trans-disciplinary platform for integrative health …|
|Journal of Biomedical Informatics: X||Journal of Biomedical Informatics: X is the open access mirror journal of Journal of Biomedical Informatics . Journal of Biomedical Informatics: X offers authors with high-quality research who want to publish in a gold open access journal the…|
|Journal of Biotechnology: X||Journal of Biotechnology: X is the open access mirror journal of Journal of Biotechnology . Journal of Biotechnology: X offers authors with high-quality research who want to publish in a gold open access journal the opportunity to make their work…|
|Journal of Bone Oncology||Journal of Bone Oncology is an open access journal and is indexed in Clarivate Analytics' Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition as well as PubMedCentral Impact Factor: 3.5 The Journal of Bone Oncology is a peer-reviewed international journal…|
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|Journal of Computational Design and Engineering||Journal of Computational Design and Engineering is an international journal that aims to provide academia and industry with a venue for rapid publication of research papers reporting innovative computational methods and applications to achieve a major…|
|Journal of Computational Physics: X||Journal of Computational Physics: X is the open access mirror journal of Journal of Computational Physics . Journal of Computational Physics: X offers authors with high-quality research who want to publish in a gold open access journal the opportunity…|
|Journal of Current Ophthalmology||Journal of Current Ophthalmology , the official publication of the Iranian Society of Ophthalmology, is a peer-reviewed, open-access, scientific journal that welcomes high quality original articles related to vision science and all fields of ophthalmology.…|
|Journal of Dental Sciences||The Journal of Dental Sciences (JDS) , published quarterly, is the official and open access publication of the Association for Dental Sciences of the Republic of China (ADS-ROC) . The precedent journal of the JDS is the Chinese Dental Journal (CDJ) which …|
|Journal of Dentistry: X||Journal of Dentistry: X is the open access mirror journal of Journal of Dentistry . Journal of Dentistry: X offers authors with high-quality research who want to publish in a gold open access journal the opportunity to make their work…|
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|Journal of Food and Drug Analysis||Journal of Food and Drug Analysis (JFDA) is the official peer-reviewed open access publication of the Food and Drug Administration of Taiwan . The journal, which was launched in 1993, was recognized with the Taiwan National Science Council's Award of…|
|Journal of Ginseng Research||Journal of Ginseng Research ( JGR ) is an official, open access journal of the Korean Society of Ginseng and is the only international journal publishing scholarly reports on ginseng research in the world. The journal is a quarterly peer-reviewed…|
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|Journal of Infection and Public Health||The Journal of Infection and Public Health , first official journal of the Saudi Arabian Ministry of National Guard Health Affairs , King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences and the Saudi Association for Public Health, aims to be the…|
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|Journal of Materiomics||The Journal of Materiomics aims to provide a continuous forum for the dissemination of research in the general field of materials science, particularly systematic studies of the relationships among composition, processing, structure, property, and…|
|Journal of Microbiology, Immunology and Infection||Journal of Microbiology, Immunology and Infection , launched in 1968, is the official bi-monthly publication of the Taiwan Society of Microbiology , the Chinese Society of Immunology , the Infectious Diseases Society of Taiwan and the Taiwan Society of …|
|Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids: X||Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids: X is the open access mirror journal of Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids . Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids: X offers authors with high-quality research who want to publish in a gold open access journal the…|
|Journal of Nutrition & Intermediary Metabolism||The Journal of Nutrition & Intermediary Metabolism (JNIM) is an online-only, open access journal. It publishes original research articles and reviews relating to advances in nutritional sciences and mechanisms by which nutrition interventions influence…|
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|Journal of Oncological Sciences||Journal of Oncological Science (JOS) is the official journal of Turkish Society of Medical Oncology. JOS is an international multidisciplinary oncology journal, which publishes high quality original research, reviews, short communications (as letters),…|
|Journal of Optometry||The Journal of Optometry (JO) is the scientific, peer-reviewed publication of the Spanish General Council of Optometry . The readership of JO includes Optometrists, Ophthalmologists and Visual Scientists as well as undergraduate and post-graduate students…|
|Journal of Orthopaedic Translation||The Journal of Orthopaedic Translation (JOT) is the official peer-reviewed, open access journal of the Chinese Speaking Orthopaedic Society (CSOS) and the International Chinese Musculoskeletal Research Society (ICMRS). It is published quarterly, in January,…|
|Journal of Otology||Journal of Otology is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that publishes research findings from disciplines related to both clinical and basic science aspects of auditory and vestibular system and diseases of the ear. This journal welcomes submissions…|
|Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports||Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports is an open access journal, dedicated to publishing case reports. JPS Case Reports will provide the most current source of information and references in pediatric surgery. The Journal is based on the need to improve …|
|Journal of Pharmaceutical Analysis||Journal of Pharmaceutical Analysis (JPA) is a peer-reviewed open access journal for original research articles, review articles and short communications related to all aspects of pharmaceutical analysis. JPA was launched in 2011, and published bimonthly by …|
|Journal of Pharmacological Sciences||Journal of Pharmacological Sciences (JPS) is an international open access journal intended for the advancement of pharmacological sciences in the world. The Journal welcomes submissions in all fields of experimental and clinical pharmacology, including…|
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|Molecular Genetics and Metabolism Reports||Molecular Genetics and Metabolism Reports is a peer reviewed, open access journal that publishes reports describing investigations that use the tools of biochemical genetics and molecular genetics for studies of normal and disease states. In addition …|
|Molecular Metabolism||Molecular Metabolism is committed to serving as a platform reporting breakthrough discoveries in energy homeostasis and in the etiology, development, treatment and associated health consequences of metabolic disorders, such as obesity, diabetes,…|
|Molecular Therapy - Methods & Clinical Development||Molecular Therapy — Methods & Clinical Development is an open-access journal publishing top-quality, novel methods, as well as significant improvements to established research techniques in basic, translational, and clinical cell and gene…|
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|Neurobiology of Pain||Neurobiology of Pain is an international journal for the publication of basic and translational research on the mechanisms of acute and chronic pain. It focuses on experimental studies of pain mechanisms at every level from molecular and cellular to brain…|
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|Neurobiology of Stress||Neurobiology of Stress is a multidisciplinary journal for the publication of original research and review articles on basic, translational and clinical research into stress and related disorders. It will focus on the impact of stress on the brain from…|
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|NFS Journal||The NFS Journal publishes high-quality original research articles and methods papers presenting cutting-edge scientific advances as well as review articles on current topics in all areas of nutrition and food science . The journal particularly invites…|
|Nuclear Engineering and Technology||Nuclear Engineering and Technology (NET), an international journal of the Korean Nuclear Society (KNS), publishes peer-reviewed papers on original research, ideas and developments in all areas of the field of nuclear science and technology. NET bimonthly …|
|Nuclear Materials and Energy||The open-access journal Nuclear Materials and Energy , now indexed in the Science Citation Index Expanded, is devoted to the growing field of research for material application in the production of nuclear energy. Nuclear Materials and Energy is supported…|
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|Oceanologia||Oceanologia , the official journal of the Committee of Marine Research and the Institute of Oceanology of the Polish Academy of Sciences , is an international journal that publishes results of original research in the field of marine sciences with…|
|One Health||One Health - a Gold Open Access journal. The mission of One Health is to provide a platform for rapid communication of high quality scientific knowledge on inter- and intra-species pathogen transmission, bringing together leading experts in…|
|OpenNano||OpenNano is an internationally peer-reviewed and open access journal publishing high-quality review articles and original research papers on the burgeoning area of nanopharmaceutics and nanosized delivery systems for drugs, genes, and imaging agents. The…|
|Open Respiratory Archives||Open Respiratory Archives is one of the official publications from the Spanish Respiratory Society of Pneumology and Thoracic Surgery (SEPAR). The journal publishes original studies whose content is based upon results dealing with several aspects of…|
|Operations Research Perspectives||Operations Research Perspectives Operations Research Perspectives is an exciting new open access journal in the field of Operations Research and Management Science. It provides a dedicated and safe environment for open access research, with fast online…|
|Optical Materials: X||Optical Materials: X is the open access mirror journal of Optical Materials . Optical Materials: X offers authors with high-quality research who want to publish in a gold open access journal the opportunity to make their work immediately,…|
|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Cases||Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Cases is a surgical journal dedicated to publishing case reports and case series only which must be original, educational, rare conditions or findings, or clinically interesting to an international audience of surgeons and…|
|Osteoarthritis and Cartilage Open||Osteoarthritis and Cartilage Open is the official open access journal of the Osteoarthritis Research Society International . Osteoarthritis and Cartilage Open is an international, fully peer-reviewed, multidisciplinary journal. Osteoarthritis and…|
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|Otolaryngology Case Reports||Aims & Scope Otolaryngology Case Reports is an open access journal dedicated to publishing case reports in all areas of adult and pediatric otolaryngology. Accepted case reports must be authentic, understandable, educational, and clinically…|
|Papillomavirus Research||The official Journal of the International Papillomavirus Society Papillomavirus Research (PVR), the Journal of HPV and other Small DNA Tumor Viruses publishes innovative papers related to all aspects of papillomaviruses and other small DNA tumor…|
|Parasite Epidemiology and Control||Parasite Epidemiology and Control is an Open Access journal. There is an increasing amount of research in the parasitology area that analyses the patterns, causes, and effects of health and disease conditions in defined populations. This epidemiology of…|
|Pediatric Hematology Oncology Journal||The journal aims to promote high quality research and serve as a platform for dissemination of scientific information in pediatric hematology oncology with focus on research emanating from India and surrounding countries in the subcontinent, South Asia, West…|
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|Perspectives in Ecology and Conservation||Perspectives in Ecology and Conservation (PECON) is a scientific journal devoted to improving theoretical and conceptual aspects of conservation science. It has the main purpose of communicating new research and advances to different actors of society,…|
|Perspectives in Science||Perspectives in Science is Elsevier's new peer-reviewed open access journal for publishing unique collections of research papers and can cover: Reports of research projects. Conference proceedings. Trend and niche topics. Why publish in…|
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|Physics & Imaging in Radiation Oncology||Physics and Imaging in Radiation Oncology is an international, open access journal which is focused on medical physics and imaging in radiation oncology. Submissions from areas related to physics and imaging in radiation oncology are also considered. The…|
|Physics in Medicine||The scope of Physics in Medicine consists of the application of theoretical and practical physics to medicine, physiology and biology. Topics covered are: Physics of Imaging Ultrasonic imaging, Optical imaging, X-ray imaging, Fluorescence Physics of…|
|Physics Letters B||Physics Letters B ensures the rapid publication of important new results in particle physics , nuclear physics and cosmology . Specialized editors are responsible for contributions in experimental nuclear physics, theoretical nuclear physics,…|
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|Regenerative Therapy||Regenerative Therapy is the official peer-reviewed online journal of the Japanese Society for Regenerative Medicine. Regenerative Therapy is a multidisciplinary journal that publishes original articles and reviews of basic research, clinical…|
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|Research in Globalization||Research in Globalization is a broad-scope, multi-disciplinary open access journal of planning and development studies. An international, peer–reviewed journal, Research in Globalization seeks to explore all aspects of globalization - positive and…|
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|Resources, Conservation & Recycling: X||Resources, Conservation & Recycling: X is the open access mirror journal of Resource Conservation and Recycling . The Editors and editorial process for Resources, Conservation & Recycling: X are the same as for the Resource Conservation and…|
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|Respiratory Medicine: X||Respiratory Medicine: X is the open access mirror journal of Respiratory Medicine . Respiratory Medicine: X offers authors with high-quality research who want to publish in a gold open access journal the opportunity to make their work…|
|Results in Applied Mathematics||Results in Applied Mathematics (RINAM) is a gold open access journal offering authors the opportunity to publish in all fundamental and interdisciplinary areas of applied mathematics. Results in Applied Mathematics accepts papers that are…|
|Results in Chemistry||Results in Chemistry is an open access journal offering authors the opportunity to publish in all fundamental and interdisciplinary areas of chemistry and related fields. Papers of experimental, theoretical and computational nature are all welcome. Results …|
|Results in Engineering||Results in Engineering (RINENG) is a gold open access journal offering authors the opportunity to publish in all fundamental and interdisciplinary areas of engineering. Results in Engineering accepts papers that are scientifically sound, technically …|
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|Results in Physics||Results in Physics is an open access journal offering authors the opportunity to publish in all fundamental and interdisciplinary areas of physics , materials science , and applied physics . Papers of a theoretical , computational , and…|
|Review of Development Finance||The Review of Development Finance has been founded in response to a growing scholarly literature that has been discussing the role of financial systems in the economic development process. The Journal provides a global forum for intellectually stimulating …|
|Reviews in Physics||Reviews in Physics is a gold open access Journal, publishing review papers on topics in all areas of (applied) physics . The journal provides a platform for researchers who wish to summarize a field of physics research and share this work as widely…|
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|Revista Brasileira de Ciências do Esporte||For more than three decades, the Revista Brasileira de Ciências do Esporte (RBCE) (Brazilian Journal of Sport Sciences), published by the Colégio Brasileiro de Ciências do Esporte (CBCE - Brazilian College of Sport Sciences), has been…|
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|Schizophrenia Research: Cognition||Schizophrenia Research: Cognition is an international, peer-reviewed open access journal publishing articles on cognition in schizophrenia, broadly defined. The journal publishes original articles, concise research reports, brief reports, letters to the…|
|Science of Remote Sensing||Science of Remote Sensing is an open-access, peer-reviewed journal focused on high impact science and applications using state-of-the-art remote sensing techniques. Science and application themes include the following: •Earth science •Limnology, …|
|Scientific African||Scientific African is a peer reviewed, open access, inter- and multidisciplinary scientific journal that is dedicated to expanding access to African research, increasing intra-African scientific collaboration, and building academic research capacity in …|
|Sensing and Bio-Sensing Research||Sensing and Bio-Sensing Research is an open access journal devoted to research, design development and application of all bio-sensing and sensing technologies. The editors will accept research papers, reviews, field trials and validation studies of…|
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|The Asian Journal of Shipping and Logistics||The Asian Journal of Shipping and Logistics (AJSL) is intended to be an outlet for theoretical and empirical research contributions for scholars and specialists in the business of shipping and logistics. A multi-disciplinary and international refereed…|
|The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases||The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases is the official publication of the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases (SBI). It aims to publish relevant articles in the broadest sense on all aspects of microbiology, infectious diseases and immune…|
|The Cell Surface||Aims and Scope. From January 2019 The Cell Surface will become an open access journal. Authors who publish in The Cell Surface will be able make their work immediately, permanently, and freely accessible. Authors will pay an article publishing charge…|
|The Egyptian Journal of Remote Sensing and Space Sciences||An Interdisciplinary Journal The Egyptian Journal of Remote Sensing and Space Sciences (EJRS) covers all aspects of Remote Sensing, Geographic Information Systems and development of Space Technologies and Applications. The objectives of EJRS is to…|
|The Egyptian Rheumatologist||The Egyptian Rheumatologist is the official journal of the Egyptian Society of Rheumatic Diseases. The journal is published quarterly. It publishes original papers within the various fields of rheumatology . Articles in the field of physical medicine and …|
|The Journal of Pediatrics: X||The Journal of Pediatrics: X is the open access mirror journal of The Journal of Pediatrics . The Journal of Pediatrics: X offers authors with high-quality research who want to publish in a gold open access journal the opportunity to make their…|
|The Lancet Digital Health||The Lancet Digital Health is a gold Open Access journal in the Lancet family of journals. Building on The Lancet 's tradition as an advocate for health, this new monthly journal is committed to publishing high-quality original research, comment, and…|
|The Lancet Global Health||Launched in June, 2013, The Lancet Global Health is a new open access, online title from The Lancet. This exciting new journal is dedicated to publishing high-quality original research, commentary, correspondence, and blogs on the following subjects as…|
|The Lancet Planetary Health||The Lancet Planetary Health is a gold Open Access journal that aims to establish and grow an entirely new field of scientific inquiry—namely, to investigate and provide solutions to the political, economic, social, and environmental determinants of …|
|The Lancet Public Health||The Lancet Public Health is a monthly, open access, online-only journal working in partnership with our existing family of Lancet titles. Our focus is to attract, review, and publish quickly high-quality original research that contributes to advancing…|
|Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Letters||An international journal devoted to rapid communications on novel and original research in the field of mechanics. TAML aims at publishing novel, cutting edge researches in theoretical, computational, and experimental mechanics. The journal provides fast …|
|Toxicology Reports||Toxicology Reports is dedicated to all aspects of toxicology research and clinical sciences. The journal strives to provide a forum for original research papers pertaining to, but not limited to, the following subjects: Adverse effects of xenobiotics on …|
|Toxicon: X||Toxicon: X is the open access mirror journal of Toxicon . Toxicon: X offers authors with high-quality research who want to publish in a gold open access journal the opportunity to make their work immediately, permanently, and freely accessible. …|
|Translational Oncology||Translational Oncology publishes the results of novel research investigations which bridge the laboratory and clinical settings including risk assessment, cellular and molecular characterization, prevention, detection, diagnosis and treatment of human…|
|Translational Research in Anatomy||Translational Research in Anatomy is an international peer-reviewed and open access journal that publishes high-quality original papers. Focusing on translational research , the journal aims to disseminate the knowledge that is gained in the basic…|
|Transplantation Reports||Aims and Scope: To provide to national and regional audiences experiences unique to them or confirming of broader concepts originating in large controlled trials. All aspects of organ, tissue and cell transplantation clinically and experimentally.…|
|Transportation Research Interdisciplinary Perspectives||The Transportation Research family of journals forms the most cohesive and comprehensive reference of current research in transportation science. Transportation Research Interdisciplinary Perspectives (TRIP) is an addition to the family which accepts…|
|Trauma Case Reports||Trauma Case Reports is the only open access, online journal dedicated to the publication of case reports in all aspects of trauma care and accident surgery. Case reports on all aspects of trauma management, surgical procedures for all tissues,…|
|Turkish Journal of Emergency Medicine||The Turkish Journal of Emergency Medicine (Turk J Emerg Med) is an International, peer-reviewed, open-access journal that publishes clinical and experimental trials, case reports, invited reviews, case images, letters to the Editor, and interesting research…|
|Underground Space||The planning, design, construction and maintenance of underground space plays a very important role in the global sustainable development due to the huge worldwide demand of infrastructure to accommodate the growing urbanised populations and the numerous…|
|Urology Case Reports||Urology Case Reports is an open access journal dedicated to publishing case reports in all areas of adult and pediatric urology . Accepted case reports must be authentic, understandable, educational, and clinically interesting to an international…|
|Urology Video Journal||The mission of Urology Video Journal , is to provide surgical teams in urology and those contributing to surgical education in urology with a stepwise approach to surgical innovation in a 'Show me How' video format. Video articles describe surgical nuances…|
|Vaccine: X||Vaccine: X is the open access mirror journal of Vaccine . Vaccine: X offers authors with high-quality research who want to publish in a gold open access journal the opportunity to make their work immediately, permanently, and freely accessible.…|
|Veterinary and Animal Science||Veterinary and Animal Science is a new fully open access publication from Elsevier which strongly encourages a multidisciplinary approach to research in the animal and health spectrum. The scope of the journal is streamlined into two major sections and…|
|Veterinary Parasitology: X||Veterinary Parasitology: X is the open access mirror journal of Veterinary Parasitology . Veterinary Parasitology: X offers authors with high-quality research who want to publish in a gold open access journal the opportunity to make their work…|
|VideoGIE||VideoGIE , an official video journal of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, is an Open Access, online-only journal to serve patients with digestive diseases. VideoGIE publishes original, single-blinded peer-reviewed video case reports and…|
|Visual Informatics||Visual Informatics is a peer-reviewed online journal published on the platform of Elsevier. It is dedicated to the development and application of theories, algorithms and technologies associated with visual data acquisition, analysis, synthesis,…|
|Water Research X||Water Research X is the open access mirror journal of Water Research The Editors and editorial process for Water Research X are the same as for Water Research , providing the same reputable peer-review and high standards. New articles should be…|
|Water Resources and Industry||In association with International Water Association(IWA) www.iwapublishing.com Water Resources and Industry moves research to innovation by focusing on the role industry plays in the exploitation, management and treatment of water resources.…|
|Water Science and Engineering||Water Science and Engineering journal is an international, peer-reviewed research publication covering new concepts, theories, methods, and techniques related to water issues. The journal aims to publish research that helps advance the theoretical and…|
|Weather and Climate Extremes||Weather and Climate Extremes provides academics, decision makers, international development agencies, nongovernmental organizations and civil society with publications on different aspects of research in weather and climate extremes, monitoring and early…|
|Wine Economics and Policy||Studies and researches applied to wine sector, as well as the management skills needed for the competitive development of wine companies, require an increasing international approach. The mission of this journal is to bring together academic researchers and …|
|World Allergy Organization Journal||World Allergy Organization Journal publishes original research, clinical reviews, position papers, and epidemiological studies that contribute to current knowledge in patient care. With authors, reviewers and readers representing all geographic regions, the …|
|World Neurosurgery: X||World Neurosurgery: X is the open access mirror journal of World Neurosurgery . World Neurosurgery: X offers authors with high-quality research who want to publish in a gold open access journal the opportunity to make their work immediately,…|