10th Anniversary of Publications

Message from EiC

The year 2023 brings with it the 10th anniversary of the journal Publications, an open access journal focused on publishing a range of academic and practitioner research around aspects of the scholarly publishing process and its links with research culture and practice. We greatly value the continued contributions of our authors, and our dedicated Editorial Board enjoy reading through manuscripts and providing feedback in order to help our authors reach their publication goals. To celebrate the 10th anniversary of our journal, herein we present a series of articles that both look back on the history and forward to the future of scholarly publishing and the contribution of Publications. We look forward to your engagement in these events and articles.

Best Wishes from the Editors

Development and Achievements

Here, you may view the 10-year timeline of the journal, and trace the development of Publications from its origins and through various milestones.

Publications released its first issue in June 2013.

Prof. Dr. John J. Regazzi was appointed the founding Editor-in-Chief.

John J. Regazzi of Long Island University has been called a "pioneer" and "true innovator" of the information industry, with a career spanning more than 35 years.

Publications was indexed by ESCI of Web of Science.

Publications was indexed by Scopus.

Dr. Tony Ross-Hellauer was appointed the new Editor-in-Chief.

Tony Ross-Hellauer is leader of the Open and Reproducible Research Group (ORRG) at TU Graz, and a Senior Researcher at Know-Center. His research focuses on a range of issues related to open science evaluation, skills, policy, governance, monitoring and infrastructure.

Publications received its first CiteScore of 1.2.

Dr. Gemma. E. Derrick was appointed the new Editor-in-Chief.

Gemma Derrick is an Associate Professor (Research Policy & Culture) at The University of Bristol. Her research focuses on research evaluation, the dynamics of knowledge production and how researchers create, conform to and participate in evaluative cultures within academia.

Publications was indexed in ANVUR.

Publications received its fourth CiteScore of 3.5.

Celebration Activities

Twitter and Facebook

Visit our Twitter and Facebook pages, and use #Publications10th to share your story with our journal.
Twitter: https://twitter.com/Public_MDPI
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PublicationsMDPI

Anniversary Award

We are pleased to announce the “Publications 2022 Best Paper Award for our 10th Anniversary” for research articles published in Publications from 1st January 2022 to 31st December 2022. One research article will receive an award of CHF 500 and a certificate. The winner will be announced on the journal’s website in March 2024. Please click here for more details.

Anniversary Special Issues

Looking Forwards and Backwards: 10 Years of Publications
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submission deadline 20 Jun 2023 | 5 articles | Viewed by 9952

Collection of Excellent Works

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