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).
  • 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
Big Network Inference, Integration and Analysis for Precision Medicine (BigDataNetAnalysis) Guest Editors: Pietro Hiram Guzzi, Laura Antonelli, Swarup Roy, Pierangelo Veltri
Deadline: 22 March 2019
Special Issue in Data
Seismic Data – Research and Impact Guest Editor: Masaki Kanao
Deadline: 31 March 2019
Special Issue in Data
Earth Observation Data Cubes Guest Editors: Gregory Giuliani, Brian Killough, Stuart Minchin, Gilberto Camara
Deadline: 30 April 2019
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
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