Publications is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal on scholarly publishing, published quarterly online by MDPI. 
  • Open Access— free for readers, free publication for well-prepared manuscripts submitted before 31 December 2021.
  • High Visibility: indexed within Scopus, ESCI (Web of Science)RePEc, dblp, and many other databases.
  • Journal Rank: CiteScore - Q1 (Library and Information Sciences)
  • Open Peer-Review: authors have the option for all reviewer comments and editorial decisions to be published along with the final paper. For more, see: Editorial, Paper with Review Comments.
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 25.9 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 3.6 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the first half of 2021).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.
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Special Issue in Publications
Scientific and Parascientific Communication Guest Editors: Pilar Mur-Dueñas, Rosa Lorés
Deadline: 30 September 2021
Special Issue in Publications
Gender Research at the Nexus of the Social Sciences and Humanities Guest Editors: Alesia Zuccala, Georgiana Turculet, Gemma Derrick
Deadline: 30 October 2021
Special Issue in Publications
Science Information, Media Misinformation, and Public Trust Guest Editor: R. Grant Steen
Deadline: 1 December 2021
Special Issue in Publications
Modern Problems of Scientometric Assessment of Publication Activity Guest Editor: Oleg V. Mikhailov
Deadline: 31 December 2021
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