Discover Sustainability is part of the Discover journal series committed to providing a streamlined submission process, rapid review and publication, and a high level of author service at every stage. It is an open access, community-focussed journal publishing research from across all fields relevant to sustainability research.
We welcome research from across all fields relevant to sustainability, addressing social, environmental and technological challenges worldwide.
Our streamlined submission process ensures a swift turnaround time to publish your research rapidly while maintaining the highest peer-review standards.
As a fully open access journal, we ensure that your research is highly discoverable and instantly available globally to everyone.
We provide you with an excellent support service at every stage to guide you through the whole submission, review and publication process.
The Discover journals uphold the ethical standards for research and publication as defined by COPE, and support authors in adhering to these throughout the peer-review process.
- Professor Walter Leal Filho
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- Open Access. Learn about publishing OA with us
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All articles published by Discover Sustainability are made freely and permanently accessible online immediately upon publication, without subscription charges or registration barriers.
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In Review, a new preprint service brought to you by Research Square, is available on Discover Sustainability. By opting in to this service, you will be able to:
- Showcase your work to funders and others with a citable preprint while it is under review
- Track the status of your manuscript through the peer review process on a more granular level
- Benefit from early sharing, such as more collaboration opportunities and earlier citations.