Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B

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Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B

General information ?

Published by:

The Royal Society Publishing

ISSN:

1471-2970

Last checked date:

07/2015

Scope:

Articles from across the whole of biology can be published in Philosophical Transactions B, providing they are of high quality and likely to be of interest to a broad readership. Articles should either detail new discoveries across a broad scope or have implications outside the niche specialism of the article.

Additional free text:

This journal does not accept unsolicited submissions - all contributions are by invitation only. The journal only publishes invited papers as part of theme issues. 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:

Yes

Has membership system:

Institutional 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:

Encouraged but not insisted on

Provides altmetrics:

Altmetric

CrossMark implemented:

Yes

Has a 2015 impact factor:

Yes

Copyedits:

Yes