Data — Open Access Journal

Data (ISSN 2306-5729) is a peer-reviewed open access journal on data in science, with the aim of enhancing data transparency and reusability. The journal publishes in two sections: a section on the collection, treatment and analysis methods of data in science; a section publishing descriptions of scientific and scholarly datasets (one dataset per paper). The journal is published quarterly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access - free for readers, free publication for well-prepared manuscripts submitted before 1 July 2019.
  • High visibility: Indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) - Web of Science and Inspec (IET). To be added in Scopus from Vol. 4 (2019).
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors 16.5 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 3.8 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half 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.


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Special Issues

Special Issue in Data
Overcoming Data Scarcity in Earth Science Guest Editors: Angela Gorgoglione, Alberto Castro Casales, Christian Chreties Ceriani, Lorena Etcheverry Venturini
Deadline: 30 May 2019
Special Issue in Data
Open Data and Robust & Reliable GIScience Guest Editors: Daniel Z. Sui, Xinyue Ye, Jamal Jokar Arsanjani
Deadline: 30 June 2019
Special Issue in Data
Data Sensing and Analysis in Design, Construction, Operation, Monitoring, and Maintenance of Built Environments Guest Editors: Changbum R. Ahn, Eric Jing Du, Youngjib Ham
Deadline: 31 July 2019
Special Issue in Data
Machine Learning and Materials Informatics Guest Editors: Yuqing Lin, Shruba Gangopadhyay , Aniruddha Dutta
Deadline: 31 August 2019
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