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CHINA: First open-access journal in Citation Index
Nano Research, an English-language journal jointly published by Springer and Tsinghua University Press, is now listed in the Thomson Reuters' Science Citation Index-Expanded (SCI-E), reports PhysOrg. The journal, founded in July 2008, is part of Springer's Chinese Library of Science, a collection comprising more than 90 journals. Its open access publishing model allows readers to download full articles for free via the online platform SpringerLink.

Thomson ISI announced that Nano Research is an international, interdisciplinary journal that publishes high-quality, peer-reviewed, original research papers and review articles on nanometer scale material and nanotechnology.

"The journal has gained support from many top scientists in the field of nanoscience and has attracted world-class contributors and reviewers from such renowned universities and research institutes as MIT, Stanford University and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Articles contributed by Chinese mainland scientists account for 20% of the total articles published," PhysOrg writes.
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