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MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, 4057 Basel, Switzerland
Tel. +41 61 683 77 34; Fax: +41 61 302 89 18

Editorial Office

Prof. Dr. John J. Regazzi
Palmer School of Library and Information Science, College of Education, Information and Technology, Long Island University, Brookville, New York 11548, USA
Interests: electronic information services; scholarly communications; professional workflow solutions; electronic publishing; strategic planning; information economics; the information industry

Managing Editor
Mr. Leo Jiang
MDPI Haidian Office, Aerospace Cooperation Building, 8th Floor, No.99 Zhongguancun East Road, Beijing 100190, China
Tel. +86 10 6280 0830

Production Editor
Dr. Martyn Rittman
MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, CH-4057 Basel, Switzerland

Editorial Board

Mr. Euan Adie
Altmetric LLP, The Macmillan Building, 4 Crinan St., London N19XW, UK
Interests: alternative metrics; presenting scholarly content on mobile devices; APIs & linked data; metadata
Contribution: Special Issue: Metrics in Publishing

Prof. Kirk St. Amant
Department of English, East Carolina University, Bate 2201, Greenville, NC 27858-4353, USA
Tel. +1 252 737 2540
Interests: international and intercultural communication, medical and health communication, globalization, online communication/computer-mediated communication, distance education/online education, electronic/digital publishing, digital humanities

Dr. Simon Aristeguieta-Trillos
Department of Library Science, Clarion University of Pennsylvania, 840 Wood St. Clarion, PA 16214, USA
Tel. (814)393-2289; Fax: (814)393-2150
Interests: scholarly communication; citation analysis; information technologies; information seeking behavior; information dissemination; reference
Contribution: Special Issue: Measuring Scholarly Communication

Mr. Steve Ball
Oxford Brookes University, Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane, Oxford OX3 0BP, UK
Interests: editorial issues; academic and journals publishing; interplay between publishing and politics
Contribution: Special Issue: Interplay between Publishing and Politics

Dr. Alison Baverstock
Department of Journalism and Publishing, Kingston University, UK
Interests: publishing; self-publishing; marketing within publishing; developing role of the author/content provider

Dr. Isabel Bernal
Manager of Digital.CSIC Technical Office, Unit of Information Resources for Research, Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), C/ Joaquín Costa 22, Desp. 308, 28002 Madrid, Spain
Tel. +34 91 56 81 667
Interests: open access; repositories; impact of scholarly communication; copyright; library consortia; access to knowledge in developing countries

Prof. Dr. Bo-Christer Björk
Department of Management and Organization, Hanken School of Economics, P.O. Box 479, 00101 Helsinki, Finland
Interests: open access publishing; peer reviewed journals; publishing business models

Dr. Ángel Borrego
Department of Library and Information Science, University of Barcelona, Melcior de Palau, 140, 08014 Barcelona, Spain
Interests: scholarly communication; scholars’ information behaviour

Dr. Jennifer Campbell-Meier
School of Information Management, Victoria University of Wellington, P O Box 600, Wellington New Zealand
Tel. (04) 463 5349; Fax: (04) 463 5446
Interests: digital collections, evaluation and assessment, scholarly communications, professional development

Dr. Margaret Cargill
School of Agriculture, Food and Wine, Davies 106 Waite Campus, University of Adelaide, South Australia 5005 Australia
Tel. +61 439 954 814
Interests: pedagogy of research communication, interdisciplinary collaboration, English as an additional language in research communication, applied linguistics

Dr. Brenda Chawner
School of Information Management, Victoria University of Wellington, P O Box 600, Wellington New Zealand
Tel. (04) 463 5780; Fax: (04) 463 5446
Interests: open access, copyright and licensing, free/libre and open source software, social media use in information contexts, professional development

Mr. Xiaotian Chen
Cullom-Davis Library, Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois 61625, USA
Interests: electronic resources management, OpenURL link resolvers, database contents, Google Scholar functionalities, Open Access, information retrieval

Prof. Dr. Estelle Derclaye
School of Law, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2RD, UK
Tel. + 44 115 9515735; Fax: + 44 115 9515696
Interests: intellectual property law; copyright law; design law; patent law; trade mark law; unfair competition law

Mr. Jan Erik Frantsvåg
University Library, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Huginbakken 14, NO-9019 TROMSØ, Norway
Interests: open access publishing, open access publishing business models, conditions enabling authors to choose open access, publication funds

Dr. Jenny Fry
Senior Lecturer, Department of Information Science, Loughborough University, Leicestershire LE11 3TU, UK
Tel. +44 1509 223074
Interests: scholarly communication; domain analysis; open science; genre analysis; researchers' information behaviours; scholarly and scientific collaboration

Prof. Andrew Kirby
School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Arizona State University, Phoenix AZ 85069-7100, USA
Interests: STEM publishing and digital delivery models; bibliometrics; best practices for editors, authors and reviewers
Contribution: Special Issue: The Challenges of Journal Start-up in the Digital Era

Dr. Mikael Laakso
Information Systems Science, Department of Management and Organization, Hanken School of Economics, P.O. Box 479, 00101 Helsinki, Finland
Interests: open access publishing; peer reviewed journals; publishing business models, standardisation

Dr. Yongyan Li
Faculty of Education, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
Interests: Second Language Writing; English for Academic Purposes; Academic Literacy; The Literacy Practices of Multilingual Scholars
Contribution: Special Issue: The Research and Writing Processes before Publication: From The Researchers’ Perspective

Prof. Dr. Jerome McDonough
Graduate School of Library & Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 501 E. Daniel Street, MC-493, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
Tel. 1-217-244-5916
Interests: digital preservation; metadata standards; socio-technical systems; and human-computer interaction

Dr. Remedios Melero
Instituto de Agroquímica y Tecnología de Alimentos-CSIC. Av Profesor Agustin Escardino 7, 46980 Paterna, Valencia, Spain
Interests: open access; scholarly publications; open access repositories; open access policies; copyright issues

Dr. Paul Mercieca
Lecturer - Information Management and Digital Publishing, School of Business IT and Logistics, RMIT University, GPO Box 2476, Melbourne VIC 3001, Australia
Interests: Open Access Publishing; academic publication behavior; social Media communication; mobile content

Prof. Dr. Anne Morris
Centre for Information Management, School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University, Ashby Rd, Loughborough, Leics, LE11 3TU. UK
Tel. +44 (0) 1509 223073; Fax: +44 (0) 1509 223053
Interests: 3DIR; three-dimensional information retrieval with school of civil & building engineering; the informational aspects of direct to consumer genetic tests; the impact of culture on human information seeking behaviour

Mr. Mark Newton
Center for Digital Research and Scholarship (CDRS), Morningside Campus, 201 Lehman Library, International Affairs Building, Columbia University, 420 West 118th Street, New York, NY 10027, USA
Interests: library publishing services; publishing collaborations; research dataset citation; digital repositories; scholarly communication

Dr. Diego Ponte
Department of Economics and Management, University of Trento, Via Inama 5, 38122 Trento, Italy
Tel. +390461282136
Interests: scholarly communication; open access; publishing business models; Web 2.0.

Dr. Teja Koler Povh
Faculty of Civil and Geodetic Engineering, University of Ljubljana, SI-1000 Ljubljana, Jamova c. 2, P.O. Box 3422, Slovenia
Tel. +386 1 4768537; Fax: +386 1 4250681
Interests: open access; digital repositories; scholarly communications; citation analysis; bibliometrics

Dr. Steve Probets
Department of Computer Science, Loughborough University, Ashby Road, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 3TU, UK
Tel. +44 1509 228055
Interests: open access; repositories; scholarly communications; open access behaviour

Dr. Lyn Robinson
Department of Library and Information Science, City University London, Northampton Square, London EC1V 0HB, United Kingdom
Interests: The nature of information: its definition, history and philosophy, Library and information science as a discipline, Information resources, documents and collections, Information behaviour: responses to new technologies and communications media

Dr. Laura Saunders
Simmons School of Library and Information Science, Simmons College, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Interests: information literacy, assessment, and academic libraries

Prof. Dr. R. Grant Steen
President, MediCC!, LLC, Medical Communications Consultants Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27517, USA
Interests: scientific retraction; research misconduct; medical misinformation; retraction as a proxy for misconduct; neuroepistemology; cognitive biases associated with misinformation
Contribution: Special Issue: Misconduct in Scientific Publishing

Prof. Dr. Michael B. Twidale
Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 501 E Daniel St., Champaign, IL 61820, USA
Tel. +1 217-265-0510; Fax: +1 217-244-3302
Interests: socio-technical systems; human-computer interaction; collaborative information use; open access metrics; learning and appropriation of technologies

Prof. Jingfeng Xia
Department of Library and Information Science, School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Interests: open access scholarly communications; institutional repositories; electronic journal publishing; MOOCs; data curation; social science data; digital ethnography; GIS

Dr. JungWon Yoon
School of Information, University of South Florida, 4202 E. Fowler Ave. CIS 1040, Tampa, FL 33627, USA
Tel. +1 813-974-3520; Fax: +1 813-974-6840
Interests: Visual information; Visualization; social informatics and social media; consumer health information; information behaviors of diverse populations; metadata

Dr. Dangzhi Zhao
School of Library and Information Studies, University of Alberta, 3-20 Rutherford South, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2J4 Canada
Interests: information systems; bibliometrics; scholarly communication; knowledge network analysis and visualization as well as their application in information retrieval and digital libraries

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