Official Journal of the Society of China University Journals.

The Journal of Scholarly Communication (JSC) is a gold Open Access Journal co-owned by the Society of China University Journals and Inforvidor Academic Service Group Ltd. This journal is an international forum for the publication of peer-reviewed papers covering significant research on and analyses of the full range of scholarly publishing. JSC pays attention to the related theories, methods, technologies, and applications of the entire process of creation, production, publication, and dissemination of academic information, which is in various forms, such as books, periodicals, patents, preprints, datasets, and online information. JSC publishes Reviews, Original Research Articles, Opinions, Technical Notes, and Datasets. Our readership includes publishers, vendors, librarians, academics, and researchers from around the world.

The Journal of Scholarly Communication welcomes submissions on the following topics:

  • Library and information science
  • Communication science
  • Information management
  • Journal publishing
  • Book publishing
  • Open access
  • Publishing ethics and integrity
  • Scientometrics
  • Publishing of preprints
  • Datasets


Editor-in-Chief: Shuai Yan (Society of China University Journals, China)

Frequency: Continuous

All Article Processing Charges (APCs) are waived until 2025.

©2024 Society of China University Journals and Inforvidor Academic Service Group Ltd.

2024: Early Access

Articles in Early Access are peer reviewed, accepted articles that are not yet assigned to volumes, but have a DOI and are fully citable. Please note that the article in Early Access version will be removed and the final version will appear in the associated published online volumes of the publication if the final version is assigned to volumes.

Published: 2024-06-06

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