140 years’ experience curating and verifying scientific knowledge.
When publishing open access with Elsevier, you benefit from our 140 years of experience while becoming part of a growing group of researchers who are sharing their work using our open access options. There are Elsevier journals in every tier of impact, and our authors receive a high-quality publication and expert support, whichever journal they choose to publish in.
Robust peer review is at the heart of our approach to quality publishing, so you can rest assured that when publishing open access with Elsevier, you will be presenting the very best version of your work. We also ensure that your article is included in relevant indexes and databases - including the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), PubMed, and Medline - and that it will always be discoverable and accessible, no matter how much time passes. That’s an Elsevier guarantee.
Keeping good company
There are many things to consider when searching for the right open access home for your research, and we want to make this process easier. You’re in safe hands with Elsevier: we’ve been serving the global research community and publishing first-rate scientific research for over a century.
Since the year 2000, more than 99% of the Nobel Laureates in science and economics have published in Elsevier journals, according to a Scopus analysis. Many have also served as editors and on our Editorial Boards.
Along with our long-standing experience and expert support, you can also rest assured that every service and tool we develop - from machine learning techniques to custom search and recommendation technology - is built on trusted and tested information. To keep abreast of what we're working on and to share your own views and suggestions, why not consider entering the Elsevier Publishing Lab, where you will be able to directly influence the development of experiments and will play a pivotal role in shaping the tools for a new generation of researchers.
A proud history
Elsevier has been serving the academic community for over 140 years. In our journey to become a modern-day global information analytics business, Elsevier has always anticipated and adapted itself to the challenges ahead. In doing so, however, we have remained true to our core values. Whether it be through the publication of an encyclopedia or by helping scientists make important decisions, Elsevier’s purpose is to play an integral role in the progression of knowledge.