Where should I publish?

There are a lot of different ways to rank publishers and journals. In the Norwegian research documentation system points are given and economic benefits are rewarded for publishing in approved academic channels. Here you can read about:


Suggest a new publishing channel

You are welcome to suggest new publishing channels, and you should absolutely do so if you believe that the publisher/journal fulfills the criteria for approval.

NSD register

The NSD register of authorised publishing channels, the ITAR register (import service and authorisation register) provides an overview of the academic publishing channels and their levels.

Journal ranking

The impact factor is one way of ranking journals according to how often articles are cited. The higher the impact factor number of a journal, the higher it ranks.

Open Access publishing channels

Learn more about one of the two principal pathways to Open Access publishing: publishing in Open Access channels.