Journal of Hydrology X is a peer reviewed, open access journal.
The Editors and editorial process for Journal of Hydrology X are the same as for Journal of Hydrology, providing the same reputable peer-review and high standards. New articles should be submitted to the Editorial Board of the Journal of Hydrology, who will handle the peer review for both the Journal of Hydrology and the Journal of Hydrology X. The author choice of access model will be blinded to the Editors, ensuring the final content is the same as for Journal of Hydrology. Subscription model articles will be published in Journal of Hydrology.
All articles published open access will be immediately and permanently free for everyone to read, download, copy and distribute. Permitted reuse is defined by your choice of one of the following user licenses:
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND): for non-commercial purposes, lets others distribute and copy the article, and to include in a collective work (such as an anthology), as long as they credit the author(s) and provided they do not alter or modify the article.
Article Publishing ChargeAs an open access journal with no subscription charges, a fee (Article Publishing Charge, APC) is payable by the author or research funder to cover the costs associated with publication. This ensures your article will be immediately and permanently free to access by everyone.
The Article Publishing Charge for this journal is USD 1600, excluding taxes.* Discounts to the charges mentioned above:
- For manuscripts submitted from 1st October 2020 to 31st December 2021, we offer a 25% discount on the APC.
We automatically apply Article Publishing Charge waivers or discounts to those articles in gold open access journals for which all authors are based in a country eligible for the Research4Life program. Find out more about the APC waiver and discount eligibility here.
As a Journal of Hydrology X author, you'll be complying with your funding body's requirements, and may be eligible to get your APC refunded by your funding body. Visit Elsevier's Funding Body Agreements list for details about agreements and arrangements.
For open access publishing this journal uses an exclusive licensing agreement. Authors will retain copyright alongside scholarly usage rights and Elsevier will be granted publishing and distribution rights.
This journal is a daily publication; content is made available without delay.