We are pleased to announce that the following universities have joined MDPI's institutional membership program:
Primary authors from Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz will benefit from a 10% discount on the article processing charges as of 15 July 2015.
Primary authors from VU University Amsterdam and the University of Leeds will benefit from a 10% discount on the article processing charges as of 1 August 2015.
Additional details can be found on our institutional membership page.
We are pleased to report the 2014 Impact Factor for Forests. According to the 2015 release of the Journal Citation Reports® Science Edition (published by Thomson Reuters in June 2015), the updated Impact Factor for Forests is 1.449. It has risen from 1.139 in the previous year (+27%), as illustrated in the figure below. The 5-Year Impact Factor is 1.738. Forests now ranks 23/65 (Q2) in the category ‘Forestry’.
Evolution of the Forests Impact Factor:
Evolution of citations to Forests:
We are pleased to announce that Forests has been accepted for indexing in the Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) / Web of Science, the leading indexing database in natural sciences.
This means that the research you publish with Forests is now more visible than ever. Forests is an international and cross-disciplinary scholarly journal of forestry and forest ecology. Covered subjects include forest engineering, forest science and forest technology, sustainable development of forests, woodlands and trees, but also forest entomology and pathology, and forest management and economics.
Forests is also covered by CAB Abstracts, COMPENDEX, GeoBase, Scopus and a variety of other indexing databases and archives.