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Introducing the New BMC Research Notes

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We're Expanding Our Scope

As the journal is becoming more specialized with its focus on research notes, we want to open it up to research outputs from all scientific and clinical disciplines. We are delighted to expand our scope to welcome submissions on physical and computer sciences, engineering and mathematics.

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Why Publish in BMC Research Notes?

The journal provides quality outputs with the potential to open up new ways of thinking and testing that are of value to the research community.

By publishing research notes and data, short and concise, we are taking the focus away from story-telling and providing a way to communicate research in an easy-to-digest format.

Whilst we aim to bring dark data out of the shadows, we are not dropping our high standards. BMC Research Notes will apply the same threshold and editorial rigor as all other BMC-series journals.

The BMC Series

The BMC series is a collection of high-quality, peer-reviewed journals focusing on the needs of the research communities which they serve.

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Unlock Your Research Notes

​​​​​​​All the content you publish is instantly open access - readily available for people to read and disseminate whilst you retain author's copyright.

Institutional Membership

​​​​​​​Visit the membership page to check if your institution is a member and learn how you could save on article-processing charges (APCs).

Article Processing Charges (APC)

Read more on our article processing charges (APCs) chargeable only upon acceptance, as well as the range of publishing services we provide and the different funding options available.

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