Welcome to EDP OPEN

We are a not-for-profit publisher belonging to learned societies that have given us the mission to participate in the dissemination of important research work selected by a criterion of quality as a goal of accelerating scientific progress and cross-fertilisation of ideas of the society in general. EDP Open is the Open Access arm of EDP Sciences, a leading scientific publisher created in 1920 and now expanding globally. EDP Open also provides access to free content made available from the EDP Sciences platform.

EDP Open achieves responsible professional publishing of discerning quality content in medical, in natural and applied sciences with free access, to foster knowledge transfer and stimulate further developments and applications.
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EDP Sciences initiate “Pay What You Want” for article processing charges of Open Access Journal

EDP Sciences are one of the first publishers to initiate the “Pay What You Want” (PWYW) model for article processing charges (APCs) of Open Access Journals, where authors choose to pay their own f [ ... ]

4th Scientific Writing for Young Astronomers 2016

EDP Sciences and Astronomy & Astrophysics are glad to announce the "4th Scientific Writing for Young Astronomers", which will be held in Puerto Varas, Chile, from 19th to 22th April, 2016.

The dire [ ... ]

Altmetric data now available in all Parasite papers!

EDP Sciences has recently announced the addition of Altmetric data for Parasite.

Altmetric data gives users a more complete picture of how people are engaging with scholarly literature by trac [ ... ]