B – Internationalization of Chinese STM journals

Xu L, Fang Q. Internationalization of Chinese STM journal publishing. Publishing Research Quarterly 2013;29(2):190-196
(doi: 10.1007/s12109-013-9309-4)

Over the past two decades, China has witnessed an international development of its scientific, technological and medical (STM) journals. This has enhanced journals’ editorial forces, it has established a quality-control mechanism centered around peer reviews, and it has internationalized both the journal publishers’ productions and services. Under the above-mentioned endeavors, Chinese STM journal publishing has achieved its initial internationalization progress.