Latest Announcements from MDPI

29 December 2014
Journal of Personalized Medicine (ISSN 2075-4426) now in PubMed and PubMed Central (PMC)

Citations of papers published in the journal Journal of Personalized Medicine (ISSN 2075-4426) are now searchable in PubMed. Further, the full-text versions of the papers are archived in PubMed Central.

PubMed comprises more than 23 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals in PubMed Central, and online books. It is a free resource developed and maintained by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the National Library of Medicine (NLM).

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3 December 2014
Pathogens (ISSN 2076-0817) now in PubMed and PubMed Central (PMC)

Citations of papers published in the journal Pathogens (ISSN 2076-0817) are now searchable in PubMed. Further, the full-text versions of the papers are archived in PubMed Central.

PubMed comprises more than 23 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals in PubMed Central, and online books. It is a free resource developed and maintained by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the National Library of Medicine (NLM).

Pathogens is a new journal and publication fees are fully waived for papers submitted in 2014.

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28 November 2014
Behavioral Sciences (ISSN 2076-328X) now in PubMed and PubMed Central (PMC)

Citations of papers published in the journal Behavioral Sciences (ISSN 2076-328X) are now searchable in PubMed. Further, the full-text versions of the papers are archived in PubMed Central.

PubMed comprises more than 23 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals in PubMed Central, and online books. It is a free resource developed and maintained by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the National Library of Medicine (NLM).

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12 November 2014
Preliminary Evaluation Process for Manuscripts Submitted to Nutrients

A consequence of our rising Impact Factor is a large increase in new submissions to Nutrients. Whilst it is pleasing to see so many high quality articles now being published, an accompanying increase in poorer quality submissions is placing a greater burden on our editorial system and causing frustration for authors, editors and reviewers alike, especially in cases where a manuscript is rejected after undergoing a full peer review. It is in the interest of all parties, therefore, that intending authors adhere to the journal’s Instructions to Authors and conventional standards of publication for original articles in their field of research (e.g. the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors proffer suitable standards for clinical research) and that the preliminary editorial evaluation of new submissions is sufficiently rigorous to ensure that sub-standard manuscripts do not proceed to peer review.

For the purpose of preliminary evaluation, keywords are used to direct manuscripts to editors with expertise in the relevant field of research. It is essential, therefore, that authors select keywords that appropriately reflect the content of their submission and that editors regularly review their own keywords to ensure that they accurately reflect their current expertise. In determining whether or not a manuscript should proceed to peer review, editors are asked to consider several criteria, including but not limited to the following: novelty of content; potential impact in the relevant field of research; standard of English usage; suitability for Nutrients. Where appropriate, limited feedback may be provided to authors if their manuscript is deemed unsuitable for peer review.

We thank you for your cooperation and continuing support of Nutrients.

Peter Howe & Jon Buckley
Joint Editors-in-Chief

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11 November 2014
Life (ISSN 2075-1729) now in PubMed and PubMed Central (PMC)

Citations of papers published in the journal Life (ISSN 2075-1729) are now searchable in PubMed. Further, the full-text versions of the papers are archived in PubMed Central.

PubMed comprises more than 23 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals in PubMed Central, and online books. It is a free resource developed and maintained by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the National Library of Medicine (NLM).

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30 July 2014
Updated Impact Factors for MDPI Journals

We are pleased to announce the updated Impact Factors for the MDPI journals from the 2013 Journal Citation Reports® Science Edition (Thomson Reuters, 2014). Four MDPI open access journals received their first Impact Factors.

Journals with Updated Impact Factors

Journal 2013 Impact Factor Details Category Rank
Energies 1.602 Link 43/82 (Q3) in ‘Energy & Fuels’
Entropy 1.564 Link 28/77 (Q2) in ‘Physics, Multidisciplinary’
Forests 1.139 Link 30/64 (Q2) in ‘Forestry’
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 1.993 Link 90/215 (Q2) in ‘Environmental Sciences’
International Journal of Molecular Sciences 2.339 Link 52/148 (Q2) in ‘Chemistry, Multidisciplinary’
Marine Drugs 3.512 Link 10/58 (Q1) in ‘Chemistry, Medicinal’
Materials 1.879 Link 80/251 (Q2) in ‘Materials Science, Multidisciplinary’
Molecules 2.095 Link 30/58 (Q3) in ‘Chemistry, Organic’
Nutrients 3.148 Link 23/78 (Q2) in ‘Nutrition & Dietetics’
Polymers 2.505 Link 24/82 (Q2) in ‘Polymer Science’
Remote Sensing 2.623 Link 6/27 (Q1) in ‘Remote Sensing’
Sensors 2.048 Link 36/76 (Q2) in ‘Chemistry, Analytical’
15/27 (Q3) in ‘Electrochemistry’
10/57 (Q1) in ‘Instruments & Instrumentation’
Toxins 2.480 Link 43/87 (Q2) in ‘Toxicology’
Viruses 3.279 Link 15/32 (Q2) in ‘Virology’
Water 1.291 Link 36/79 (Q2) in ‘Water Resources’

Journals with First Impact Factors

Journal 2013 Impact Factor Category Ranking
Atmosphere 1.048 61/76 (Q4) in ‘Meteorology & Atmospheric Sciences’.
Micromachines 1.286 29/57 (Q3) in ‘Instruments & Instrumentation’
54/73 (Q3) in ‘Nanoscience & Nanotechnology’
Sustainability 1.077 153/215 (Q3) in ‘Environmental Sciences’
Symmetry 0.918 23/55 (Q2) in ‘Multidisciplinary Sciences’

 

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30 June 2014
Biomolecules (ISSN 2218-273X) now in PubMed and PubMed Central (PMC)

Citations of papers published in the journal Biomolecules (ISSN 2218-273X) are now searchable in PubMed. Further, the full-text versions of the papers are archived in PubMed Central.

PubMed comprises more than 23 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals in PubMed Central, and online books. It is a free resource developed and maintained by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the National Library of Medicine (NLM).

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27 June 2014
Membranes (ISSN 2077-0375) now in PubMed and PubMed Central (PMC)

Citations of papers published in the journal Membranes (ISSN 2077-0375) are now searchable in PubMed. Further, the full-text versions of the papers are archived in PubMed Central.

PubMed comprises more than 23 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals in PubMed Central, and online books. It is a free resource developed and maintained by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the National Library of Medicine (NLM).

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27 June 2014
Brain Sciences (ISSN 2076-3425) now in PubMed and PubMed Central (PMC)

Citations of papers published in the journal Brain Sciences (ISSN 2076-3425) are now searchable in PubMed. Further, the full-text versions of the papers are archived in PubMed Central.

PubMed comprises more than 23 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals in PubMed Central, and online books. It is a free resource developed and maintained by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the National Library of Medicine (NLM).

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26 June 2014
Metabolites (ISSN 2218-1989) now in PubMed and PubMed Central (PMC)

Citations of papers published in the journal Metabolites (ISSN 2218-1989) are now searchable in PubMed. Further, the full-text versions of the papers are archived in PubMed Central.

PubMed comprises more than 23 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals in PubMed Central, and online books. It is a free resource developed and maintained by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the National Library of Medicine (NLM).

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25 June 2014
Journal of Functional Biomaterials (ISSN 2079-4983) now in PubMed and PubMed Central (PMC)

Citations of papers published in the Journal of Functional Biomaterials (ISSN 2079-4983) are now searchable in PubMed. Further, the full-text versions of the papers are archived in PubMed Central.

PubMed comprises more than 23 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals in PubMed Central, and online books. It is a free resource developed and maintained by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the National Library of Medicine (NLM).

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12 June 2014
Catalysts (ISSN 2073-4344) Accepted for Coverage in SciVerse Scopus

We are pleased to announce that the journal Catalysts (ISSN 2073-4344) was recently selected to be included in SciVerse Scopus. Citations are expected to be available in Scopus within three to four months.

SciVerse Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature and is published by Elsevier B.V. This means that the research you publish with Catalysts will be more visible than ever. Catalysts is an open access journal which provides an advanced forum for publishing novel research results related to catalysts and catalyzed reactions.

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28 April 2014
Crystals (ISSN 2073-4352) Accepted for Coverage in SciVerse Scopus

We are pleased to announce that Crystals (ISSN 2073-4352) was recently selected to be included in SciVerse Scopus.

SciVerse Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature and is published by Elsevier B.V. This means that the research you publish with Crystals is now more visible than ever. Crystals is an open access journal that covers all aspects of crystalline material research, publishing reviews, regular research articles, and short communications.

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11 March 2014
Biology (ISSN 2079-7737) Accepted for Coverage in SciVerse Scopus

We are pleased to announce that Biology (ISSN 2079-7737) was recently selected to be included in SciVerse Scopus.

SciVerse Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature and is published by Elsevier B.V. This means that the research you publish with Biology is now more visible than ever. Biology is an international open access journal of biological sciences. It publishes reviews, research papers and communications in all areas of biology and at the interface of related disciplines.

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17 February 2014
Toxics (ISSN 2305-6304) Accepted for Coverage in CAS - Chemical Abstracts (ACS)

We are pleased to announce that Toxics (ISSN 2305-6304) was recently selected to be included in CAS - Chemical Abstracts, published by the American Chemical Society.

CAS is an abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed chemical literature. This means that the research you publish with Toxics is now more visible than ever and will be available through SciFinder. Toxics, which was launched in 2013, provides an advanced forum for studies related to all aspects of toxics. It publishes reviews, regular research papers and short communications.

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17 February 2014
Fibers (ISSN 2079-6439) Accepted for Coverage in CAS - Chemical Abstracts (ACS)

We are pleased to announce that Fibers (ISSN 2079-6439) was recently selected to be included in CAS - Chemical Abstracts, published by the American Chemical Society.

CAS is an abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed chemical literature. This means that the research you publish with Fibers is now more visible than ever and will be available through SciFinder. Fibers, which was launched in 2013, publishes reviews, research articles, communications and short notes on the materials science and all other empirical and theoretical studies of fibers, providing a forum for integrating fiber research across many disciplines.

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12 February 2014
International Journal of Financial Studies (ISSN 2227-7072) Accepted for Coverage in EconLit

We are pleased to announce that the International Journal of Financial Studies (ISSN 2227-7072) was recently selected to be included in EconLit, published by the American Economic Association.

Econlit is an abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed economics literature. This means that the research you publish with the International Journal of Financial Studies is now more visible than ever. The International Journal of Financial Studies, which was launched in 2013, publishes reviews, research articles, communications and short notes on the financial market, instruments, policy and management research.

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12 February 2014
Econometrics (ISSN 2225-1146) Accepted for Coverage in EconLit

We are pleased to announce that Econometrics (ISSN 2225-1146) was recently selected to be included in EconLit, published by the American Economic Association.

Econlit is an abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed economics literature. This means that the research you publish with Econometrics is now more visible than ever. Econometrics, which was launched in 2013, publishes reviews, research articles, communications and short notes on econometric modelling and forecasting, as well as on new advances in econometrics theory.

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