In this section you will find all the information you need to know about publishing with Scientific Data.
How to Publish a Data Descriptor
Please follow the 3 steps below to ensure your manuscript is dealt with by the editorial team as swiftly as possible:
1. Deposit your data in an appropriate repository.
2. Download a template and draft your manuscript.
3. Submit your manuscript and related files via our online submission system.
|Everything you need to know prior to submitting your work to Scientific Data, including information on our aims & scope, journal processes, peer review and other relevant policies.
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|Detailed information to help you prepare, format and submit a manuscript to Scientific Data.
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To allow immediate global open access to all articles, authors are required to pay an article-processing charge (APC) to publish at Scientific Data. Data hosting charges may also apply for some publications.
|Other article formats||Scientific Data also publishes analyses or meta-analyses of existing data and original research on systems or techniques that advance data sharing and reuse. Read more ▸|
Scientific Data enables you to receive credit for your research data, whether or not it is associated with a research article. Find more reasons to publish ▸