Data Research (DATA)

Data Research is a scientific, international, peer-reviewed, open-access journal of data published on ITS bimonthly. It is devoted to helping and inspiring the individuals or institutions that are interested in the data.

Frequency: Bimonthly
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Publication Fees

Data Research is an international scholarly, peer-review journal. Under an open access model, everyone has free and unlimited access to the full-text of all articles published on the journal. ITS doesn’t get any income no matter from subscriptions in electronic journals, from viewing fees, and all of the publishing process, including the setup and maintenance of the publication infrastructure, peer-review processing, editing, publishing do cost a great sum of money. Therefore, publishing an article on the journal requires Article Processing Charges that will be billed to the submitting author following the acceptance of an article for publication.

The submitting author is required to pay 200 GBP (Great Britain Pound) for the APC after the article is accepted to be published, there are no submission charges, page charges, or color charges, etc. In addition to GBP (Great Britain Pound), ITS can also accept other payment currencies, including USD (Dollar), EUR (Euro) and CNY (Chinese Yuan).

Authors can currently pay the Article Processing Charges via PayPal, Wire Transfer, Western Union and Alipy. Different countries support different payment methods, so authors can choose the convenient payment method when paying for the Article Processing Charges.

Under some circumstances, the journal provides some discounts for authors from the relatively low income countries or reviewers who provide timely and substantial comments or authors. Besides, the journal publishes some selected articles submitted or invited by the Editorial Office at some discount or even for free.