Increasing agility and visibility in scientific publishing - Archives of Endocrinology and Metabolism
peter.suber's bookmarks 2023-06-04
"Since its inception, AE&M aimed to establish itself as a leading source of high-quality scientiﬁc information in the areas of endocrinology and metabolism ( 1 ). In that sense, maintaining open access to our articles was paramount to amplify the reach of such information in a globalized, albeit inequitable, world ( 2 ). Aiming to continue to serve the community of readers, authors, and reviewers in the best possible way, two new implementations are underway: AE&M has joined PubMed Central (PMC), and from May 2023, AE&M will adopt the continuous publication model.
AE&M's incorporation into PMC reﬂects its growth and scientiﬁc relevance in the ﬁeld. PMC is a free full-text repository of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM), directly linked to its preeminent search engine. Created in 2000, it houses more than 7.6 million records and, like SciELO, PMC-indexed journals make their issues and articles available in full format. Its global reach will certainly bring even more visibility and prominence to the research ﬁndings published in AE&M...."