China plans to accelerate the reform of the country’s scientific and technical journals. Photo: Shutterstock
China plans to accelerate the reform of the country’s scientific and technical journals. Photo: Shutterstock
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China plans sweeping makeover of academic journals to raise the profile and influence of domestic scientific research

  • The government-affiliated China Association for Science and Technology plans to add 50 new academic journals to be published in the country
  • The group said that a majority of Chinese scientific papers continue to be published in Western academic journals

China plans to accelerate the reform of the country’s scientific and technical journals. Photo: Shutterstock
China plans to accelerate the reform of the country’s scientific and technical journals. Photo: Shutterstock
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