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Create a professional website for your open access journal that you can edit yourself

Now it’s easy to have a modern journal website without the need for advanced technical knowledge or a web developer. With Scholastica Open Access Publishing, you start with a customizable website template designed specifically for academic journals. Our journal websites:

  • Showcase your articles
  • Enhance content discoverability
  • Work on desktop and mobile
  • Feature a simple website editor for updating colors, images, and more
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Anthony Bonato

"What our website on Scholastica provides is a clean, modern take on a journal website."

Anthony Bonato, Internet Mathematics

A superior reading experience for your journal

Give scholars coming to your journal a more enjoyable reading experience by publishing advanced PDF articles on Scholastica. Quickly publish manuscripts you peer reviewed in Scholastica, or upload finished articles and publish them in a few clicks.

  • Articles beautifully displayed in your website - no redirects to separate article pages
  • Ability to include accompanying file and image attachments in the PDF viewer for easy access
  • Built-in metadata fields to improve discoverability, including the ability to add Digital Object Identifiers and ORCID IDs to articles

Your journal’s content instantly more discoverable

Make your journal’s articles more discoverable with no extra work on your part when you publish with Scholastica:

  • Get automatic Google Scholar indexing for all published articles
  • Attract more readers with article listings on Scholastica’s Browse Articles page
  • Easily input metadata for articles, we’ll make sure search engines can parse it
  • Get front-matter JATS compliant XML files for all published articles to easily submit articles to indexes and other services

Easily import articles and publish via arXiv

Scholastica gives journals the option to publish using arXiv overlay. Accept submissions via our built-in arXiv integration. Manuscripts submitted via arXiv will include author details and a link directly to the article's arXiv page.

Scholastica is your complete open access journal solution

Open access journals can seamlessly move manuscripts from review to publication when they use Scholastica Peer Review and Scholastica Open Access Publishing together.

  • Move articles accepted via Scholastica straight into publishing
  • Save time entering metadata for articles - we’ll automatically apply all metadata from manuscripts peer-reviewed on Scholastica to published versions
  • Easily upload PDF articles and accompanying files for publication
  • Publish your articles on a modern journal website that you can customize, including the ability to add custom pages

Track publishing analytics to know how readers are finding and engaging with your articles

With Scholastica Open Access Publishing analytics, it's easy to know when articles are being read, downloaded, and mentioned online. From the analytics section your team can gather insights like:

  • Which of your articles are attracting the most readers
  • How many new visitors are coming to your journal website
  • Where your readers are coming from

Integration Options to Fit Your Journal's Needs

Digitally preserve your articles with Portico

Scholastica can automatically deposit your published articles and issues into Portico's digital preservation service to ensure that future researchers will always have access to your journal's content.

Reach more readers with DOAJ indexing

Is your journal accepted into the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)? If so, Scholastica can automatically upload the metadata for your open access articles into DOAJ, which can help with discoverability and increase readership.

Get a PubMed ready XML file in one click

Does your journal deposit articles into PubMed? When you publish via Scholastica, you can instantly download an XML file that is ready to submit via PubMed's FTP server, so you don't have to worry about formatting the XML.

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