PeerJ Journal

eISSN: 2167-8359

Aims and Scope

PeerJ is an open access peer-reviewed scientific mega journal covering research in the biological and medical sciences. It is published by a company of the same name that was co-founded by CEO Jason Hoyt (formerly at Mendeley) and publisher Peter Binfield (formerly at PLOS ONE), with initial financial backing of US$950,000 from O'Reilly Media's O'Reilly AlphaTech Ventures, and later funding from Sage Publishing. Less

Key Metrics

CiteScore
3.8
Scite Index
0.87 5-Year SI
SJR
Q3Neuroscience (all)
SNIP
1.04

Topics Covered

Gene
Peer review
Cancer
Coral
Metabolism
Insect
Metal
Cross-sectional study
Machine learning
Network analysis
Overall survival
Virus
Intensive care unit
Confidence interval
Melatonin
Hyperthermia
Lung
Habitat
Genome
Oxidative stress

Journal Specifications

Indexed in the following public directories

  • Web of Science Web of Science
  • DOAJ DOAJ
  • Scopus Scopus
Overview
  • Publisher
    PeerJ
  • Language
    English
  • Frequency
    Continuous publication
  • Article Processing Charges
    USD 1195
  • Editorial Review Process
    Blind peer review
General Details
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13.6K articles received 158.6K citationssee all

  • 8,371 Supporting
  • 146,974 Mentioning
  • 1,194 Contrasting

Editorial notices

  • 5Retractions
  • 0Withdrawals
  • 16Corrections
  • 25Errata
  • 0Expression of Concern

FAQs

How long has PeerJ been actively publishing? Faqs

PeerJ has been in operation since 2013 till date.

What is the publishing frequency of PeerJ? Faqs

PeerJ published with a Continuous publication frequency.

How many articles did PeerJ publish last year? Faqs

In 2021, PeerJ publsihed 8189 articles.

What is Citescore for PeerJ? Faqs

Citescore for PeerJ is 3.8.

What is SNIP score for PeerJ? Faqs

SNIP score for PeerJ is 1.04.

What is the SJR for PeerJ? Faqs

SJR for PeerJ is Q3.

Who is the publisher of PeerJ? Faqs

PeerJ is the publisher of PeerJ.