Publish an article in the open access Frontiers in Neuroscience Journal Series.
Frontiers in Neuroscience is becoming one of the leading international publishers for open access journals devoted to Neuroscience. It is operated and driven by researchers for the purpose of publishing, and also to serve the general needs of our community.
The Frontiers Journal Series are open-access journals supported by the Frontiers Research Foundation, an international not-for-profit foundation based in Switzerland in the spirit of neutrality and guided by core principles.
The Frontiers Journal Series is not just another journal. It is a new approach to scientific publishing. As service to scientists, it is driven by researchers for researchers but it also serves the interests of the general public. Frontiers disseminates research in a tiered system that begins with original articles submitted to Specialty Journals. It evaluates research truly democratically and objectively based on the reading activity of the scientific communities and the public. And it drives the most outstanding and relevant research up to the next tier journals, the Field Journals.
Frontiers at a Glance
- a printed and online journal series
- the first tiered journal series working from specific to general
- distilling scientific excellence and social relevance of research
- a novel author service
- a journal series for researchers by researchers
- promoting scientific discovery worldwide
- employing state-of-the-art internet technologies
- equal opportunity knowledge generation and sharing
- free dissemination of scientific research
- scientific excellence
- rapid, thorough and efficient reviews
- a democratic system for judging articles
- awards for great and relevant research that climbs the tiers
The prosperity of society requires all people - without borders or discrimination - to have free and easy access to knowledge. The grand vision of
is a world where all people have equal opportunity to seek, share and create knowledge.
The mission of
is to serve scholarly researchers worldwide and provide an equal opportunity publishing platform.
aims to promote and disseminate scholarly research to all people in all countries.
The Frontiers Research Foundation upholds the rights of Authors, address their needs and provides Authors a rapid, convenient, unbiased, and comprehensive publishing environment with prestige being guaranteed by the highest quality constructive peer-review and by an
that involves the entire research community.
To fulfill its mission
applies the most advanced internet technologies to bring scholarly publishing into a new generation.
To provide a new publishing system that
- drives an increase in the quality of science world-wide
- disseminates science freely
- distills academic excellence
- delivers the most outstanding and relevant science to the public
- provide a new academic model for review
Evaluation and recognition for Authors that is
- rapid & efficient
- fair & constructive
- rigorous & prestigious
To provide a new business model of serving Authors that:
- serves publishing needs of researchers
- obtains sponsors to support open access research publishing
article is a landmark of the highest quality, due to true collaborative interactions between Authors and the highest quality Reviewers.
recognizes the immense importance of the potential impact of published research on future research and society and therefore does not support superficial review, light review or no review publishing models. Research knowledge must be validated by peers before entering the stream of knowledge that will eventually reach the public and shape society.
therefore supports the highest quality reviews and operates according to the novel
Frontiers Academic Model
that applies a rigorous, but unbiased
Frontiers Review System
, a separated online, automated and global
Frontiers Evaluation System
Frontiers Distillation System
as well as the
Frontiers Recognition System
to reward the most outstanding research selected by the entire community.
philosophy is that all research is for the benefit of mankind. It is enabled by society and should be returned to all people without borders or discrimination. That is why
provides open and free access to all of its publications.
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All articles published in
are open-access articles subject to an exclusive license agreement between the Authors and the Frontiers Research Foundation, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original Authors and the source are credited.