Professional Publisher (Medium)
|Owner||Microbiology Society is a membership charity for microbiologists; we publish six journals of which two are fully OA.|
|Address||Charles Darwin House, 12 Roger Street London WC1N 2JU UK|
Authors retain copyright even in subscription articles
|Copyright policy||CC-BY, with an option for CC-BY-NC if the funder requires it.|
|Complaint policy||We welcome feedback on everything we do, and that includes complaints. These should be addressed to the relevant journal email, and a member of the team will respond as quickly as possible.
Journal of General Virology: firstname.lastname@example.org
Journal of Medical Microbiology: email@example.com
Microbial Genomics: firstname.lastname@example.org
International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology: email@example.com
Access Microbiology: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Publication charge link||http://mgen.microbiologyresearch.org/about/open-access-policy|
|Publication charge policy||OA journals: Microbial Genomics is a newer journal and currently charges only a partial APC of £700. All APCs are currently waived for our newest journal, Access Microbiology.
Hybrid journals: the OpenMicrobiology APC only applies if you choose to make your article Open Access. Articles in these journals have an APC of £2100.
|Initiatives||We offer hybrid OA for our four long-established titles. Subscribing institutions receive discounts on APCs, as do Society members.|
|Peer review process||https://www.microbiologyresearch.org/authors/what-happens|
|Peer review policy||Our journals operate a single-blind peer-review system, where reviewers are made aware of the names and affiliations of the authors after they agree to review, but the reviewer reports provided to authors are anonymous.|