(Nature) Scientific Data

Journal Scientific Data (sData)
Publisher Nature Publishing Group
Publishing since 2014
Article publishing fee £890, see nature.com/sdata/about/oa for details
Publication criteria

Scientific Data refer to submissions as data descriptors which should "provide detailed descriptions of valuable research datasets, including the methods used to collect the data and technical analyses supporting the quality of the measurements" 

Subject/Discipline Scientific
Support for data submissions


Requires data to be submitted to a DOI awarding repository.

The journal does not require code to be deposited alongside publications.

Peer review type Closed
Peer review process

1. Submission

2. In-house editorial yes/no decision

3. Closed peeer review

4. Corrections

5. Publication




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