Open access journals that do not charge APCs

23 February, 2024

Forwarded from the WAME (World Association of Medical Editors) discussion forum:

DOAJ has a search for the DOAJ-indexed open access journals that don’t charge fees:


Margaret Winker, MD

Trustee, World Association of Medical Editors




COMMENT (NPW): If you filter on Medicine, there are 2,074 indexed journals that do not charge author processing fees.

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