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Sustainability — Open Access Journal

Sustainability (ISSN 2071-1050; CODEN: SUSTDE) is an international, cross-disciplinary, scholarly, peer-reviewed and open access journal of environmental, cultural, economic, and social sustainability of human beings. Sustainability provides an advanced forum for studies related to sustainability and sustainable development, and is published monthly online by MDPI. The Society for Urban Ecology is affiliated with Sustainability and their members receive discounts of the article processing charge.
  • Open Access - free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: indexed by the Science Citation Index Expanded, the Social Sciences Citation Index (Web of Science) and other databases.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 18 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 4.88 days (median values for papers published in the first six months of 2018).
  • 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.

Impact Factor: 2.075 (2017) ; 5-Year Impact Factor: 2.177 (2017)

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Sustainability
Energy and Seismic Renovation Strategies for Sustainable Cities Guest Editor: Giuseppe Margani
Deadline: 31 July 2018
Special Issue in Sustainability
5G Mobile Services and Scenarios: Challenges and Solutions Guest Editors: Yousaf Bin Zikria, Sung Won Kim, Muhammad Khalil Afzal, Haoxiang Wang, Mubashir Husain Rehmani
Deadline: 15 August 2018
Special Issue in Sustainability
Alliances and Network Organizations for Sustainable Development Guest Editors: Włodzimierz Sroka, Joanna Cygler
Deadline: 31 August 2018
Special Issue in Sustainability
Agroecology for the Transition towards Social-Ecological Sustainability Guest Editors: Marina García-Llorente, Elisa Oteros-Rozas, Federica Ravera
Deadline: 15 September 2018

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in Sustainability
Risk Assessment and Management Collection Editors: Elena Cristina Rada, Lucian-Ionel Cioca
Topical Collection in Sustainability
Advanced Methodologies for Sustainability Assessment: Theory and Practice Collection Editor: Fausto Cavallaro
Topical Collection in Sustainability
Advanced IT based Future Sustainable Computing Collection Editor: James Park
Topical Collection in Sustainability
Sustainability of Marine Invertebrates Stem Cells for Science, Industry and Biodiversity Collection Editors: Loriano Ballarin, Baruch (Buki) Rinkevich

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