Biology Letters

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Biology Letters

General information ?

Published by:

The Royal Society

ISSN:

1744-957X

Scope:

Short, highly-innovative, cutting-edge research articles and opinion pieces accessible to scientists from across the biological sciences. Website Instructions for authors

Subject?

Main subject area:

Biology

Breadth of subject area:

All of biology

Peer review?

Peer review type:

Conventional

Peer review openness:

Closed, single blind

Selectivity:

Somewhat selective (IF ~3-8)

Open access?

Free to read option:

Paper can be free for anyone to read

Allows green OA:

Yes

Has waivers:

For society members etc

Has membership system:

Personal membership

Access type:

Hybrid

Licence:

All papers are CC BY

Level of APC:

$2500-4500

Speed?

Speed to first decision:

Unknown

Speed from acceptance to publication:

Unknown

Other?

Ownership of publisher:

Society

Length restrictions:

Strong

Provides altmetrics:

Accesses only

CrossMark implemented:

Yes

Has a 2015 impact factor:

Yes

Copyedits:

Yes