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Geoscientific Model Development An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union

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New institutional agreement between the TU Darmstadt and Copernicus Publications

27 Dec 2016

Authors from the Technical University Darmstadt will profit from a new institutional agreement with Copernicus Publications starting 1 January 2017. The agreement which is valid for corresponding authors enables a direct settlement of article processing charges (APCs) between the university and the publisher.

Max Planck institutional agreement now for corresponding authors

23 Dec 2016

As of 1 January 2017 the direct settlement of article processing charges (APCs) between the Max Planck Digital Library and Copernicus Publications will be valid for corresponding authors.

Geographical distribution of views now available in journal ALMs

08 Sep 2016

Copernicus Publications has extended the article level metrics (ALMs) by showing the geographical distribution of views. This information is available for articles published after 3 August 2016.

Institutional agreement for GMD authors affiliated with the Leibniz Association

01 Sep 2016

Copernicus Publications and the Leibniz Association have agreed on a central billing of article processing charges (APCs) to facilitate the publication procedure for authors. So far three Leibniz institutes are participating in this agreement.

Institutional agreement for GMD authors affiliated with the Leibniz Universität Hannover

11 Jan 2016

Copernicus Publications and the Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB) in Hanover, Germany have signed an agreement on central billing of article processing charges.

Workflow of GMD reorganized

10 Dec 2015

We have summarized the upcoming changes to GMD by the end of the year.

Citable video publications for GMD authors

29 Oct 2015

In cooperation with the TIB|AV-Portal GMD authors can now add short, citable video abstracts and video supplements to their articles.

New library and payment concept

29 Sep 2015

From January 2016 onwards, GMD will see changes to the way papers are archived and paid for.

Direct settlement of APCs for scientists from the University of Potsdam

01 Jul 2015

The Potsdam University Library and Copernicus Publications have signed an agreement on direct settlement of article processing charges (APCs).

Update data policy

29 Jun 2015

We have updated our data policy: it now also refers to the Data Citation Principles and stresses the necessity of data availability.

GMD awarded DOAJ Seal

25 Jun 2015

Geoscientific Model Development (GMD) has received the new DOAJ Seal which recognizes journals with an exceptionally high level of publishing standards and best practice.

Changing executive editors at GMD

26 May 2015

Dan Lunt, Ian Rutt, and James Annan, three of the founding executive editors of GMD, have retired from the executive editors board. In their places, Bob Marsh, Astrid Kerkweg, and Didier Roche have joined the board.

GMD now member of COPE

21 May 2015

Geoscientific Model Development (GMD) has become a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and thereby subscribes to the principles of COPE.

Website relaunch

17 Mar 2015

The GMD website has been given a new look, and the navigation has been adjusted.
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TU Delft and Copernicus Publications cooperate in supporting open access

22 Jan 2015

In order to further promote open access, the TU Delft Library has transferred a budget to Copernicus to be used by its scientists in 2015.

Central billing of APCs for TUM authors

18 Dec 2014

Copernicus Publications and the University Library of the Technical University Munich (TUM) have agreed on central billing of article processing charges.

New article processing charges for GMD

15 Dec 2014

From 01 January 2015 Geoscientific Model Development (GMD) will slightly increase the article processing charges.

GMD provides full-text XML

04 Nov 2014

Geoscientific Model Development (GMD) has started an XML-first workflow and will provide all new articles in full-text XML from now on. 

ETH Zurich and Copernicus Publications agree on central billing

01 Oct 2014

The ETH-Bibliothek (the central university library for ETH Zurich) and Copernicus Publications have signed an agreement on central billing of article processing charges.

The University of Bremen and Copernicus Publications agree on central billing of publication fees

12 May 2014

The University of Bremen has now signed an agreement with Copernicus Publications about the central billing of article processing charges. 

Funding available for GMD papers

07 Jan 2014

GMD has some funding available to support submissions from those with limited publication funds.

Article level metrics available

29 Oct 2013

Article level metrics (ALMs) comprise a set of easy-to-understand real-time impact indicators that track how an article is read, discussed, or cited.

Transparent post-discussion review

01 Oct 2013

GMD has introduced transparent post-discussion review.

New GMD editorial

19 Aug 2013

In order to ensure that the models and model developments published in GMD are of maximum value to the community, the editors introduce changes to GMD’s editorial policy.

Publication ethics

13 Aug 2013

GMD has implemented publication ethics in order to guarantee high scientific and ethical standards.

New data policy

04 Jun 2013

GMD has just published its new data policy.

GMD included in ISI Citation Index

28 Oct 2010

The Executive Editors are delighted to announce that Thomson Reuters will be including GMD in their ISI listings.

EGU position statement on discussion papers

04 Jul 2010

The European Geosciences Union has published a position statement to clarify the definition and standing of discussion papers published in the interactive open access journals.

Climate science must be more open, say MPs

01 Jun 2010

GMD agrees with the British Commons Science and Technology Committee in that it is important to publish model code.

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