A new development that might be of relevance to the physical sciences in future.
News from Nature on Open Access publishing.
Nature Partner Journals is a new series of online open access journals, published in collaboration with world-renowned international partners.
Each partnership in the Nature Partner Journals portfolio brings together strong editorial leadership with world-class publication systems to deliver high-quality, peer-reviewed original research to the global scientific community through open access publication.
Our new open platform has been launched on nature.com to ensure the best possible visibility and reach for open access content, enabling our partners to disseminate high impact research that advances the sciences. Currently, nature.com provides over 8 million visitors per month with access to Nature Publishing Group (NPG) publications and services. Each new journal in the Nature Partner Journals portfolio offers authors a high quality, high visibility open access option for their research, covering both applied and basic science disciplines.