Launching eLife, Part 1

Elife. 2012 Oct 15;1:e00270. doi: 10.7554/eLife.00270.


The new open-access journal eLife has launched, making its first content available in PubMed Central. In addition to publishing science of the highest quality, the journal aims to improve both the peer-review process and the presentation of new research results.

Keywords: eLife; open access; peer review; publishing.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Editorial Policies
  • Humans
  • Information Dissemination / ethics*
  • Internet
  • Peer Review, Research
  • Periodicals as Topic*