By George Krikorian, Dana Medical Library
PeerJ is a new online academic journal publisher dedicated to open access and innovation. The publisher runs two publications: a journal called PeerJ, and a preprint server called “PeerJ PrePrints.” It boasts annual savings on publication, 801 world-class academic editors, and provides 100% Open Access to peer-reviewed research.
- Creative Commons license allows for quick, free distribution and use of peer-reviewed content.
- Publication based solely on scientific validity.
- Low publication costs due to one-time lifetime membership.
- Rapid development of new features and improved functionality.