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Article Processing Charge Adjustment Notice (Effective January 1, 2021)

2020-10-27

The Article Processing Charge of Land Science (LS) will be adjusted to $200.00 USD per article, effective January 1, 2021. Manuscripts submitted on or after this date will be charged the new rate of 200.00USD per article.

Manuscripts submitted in 2020 can take advantage of the old rate.

Thank you very much for your cooperation.

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Land Science  (ISSN 2690-5418 e-ISSN 2690-4802) is an international, double-blind peer-reviewed, open-access journal, published by the IDEAS SPREAD in United States. It publishes original research, applied, and educational articles in land use/land change, land management, land system science and landscape, etc. 

Land Science is striving to provide the best platform for researchers and scholars worldwide to exchange their latest findings. Authors are encouraged to submit complete, unpublished, original works that are not under review in any other journals. The journal is published in both print and online versions, and the online version is available for free.

Featured in Land Science:

  1. Open Access
  2. Fast review (2-3 weeks) and fast publication (within 2 months), low Article Processing Charge
  3. Double-blind review, at least 2 external reviewers and one internal reviewer. If the article passes the review, detailed revision suggestions and review results and formal acceptance letter will be sent.
  4. Indexed by major databases: BASE, Citefactor, CNKI, CrossRef, DRJI, Google Scholar, Harvard Library (HOLLIS), ISSN, LOCKSS, J-Gate, PKP, ResearchGate, Scilit and WorldCat (OCLC), We are striving to improve the journal’s reputation, and join more valuable index/databases in the future.
  5. Published in both print and online versions.
  6. Quarterly, published in March, June, September and December.
  7. Scope: land use/land change, land management, land system science and landscape, etc.
  8. Only publish complete, unpublished, original works in English.