China Scientific Data
1) About the Journal
Jointly sponsored by Computer Network Information Center of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Chinese National Committee of Committee on Data for Science and Technology, China Scientific Data (CN11-6035/N,ISSN 2096-2223) is a bilingual open-access journal publishing data papers of multisisciplinary fileds in English and Chinese quarterly. The journal is dedicated to promoting the sharing and citation of scientific data, and to making them findable, accessible, intelligible and reusable.
2) Scope of Publication
Data papers describing (but not limited to) the following: a) datasets or data products generated from major scientific activities, derived datasets or data products refined from raw data, and datasets linked to existing publications.
China Scientific Data does NOT publish new research findings, or techniques, methods and cases concerning data quality researches and data applications.
3) Instruction for Submission
Manuscripts should describe datasets in full details, containing information that can facilitate readers' understanding and reuse. Information should include collection and processing method, sample description, quality control and assessment, data value, usage notes, and so forth. However, manuscripts should not contain any scientific hypothesis, new ideas or scientific methods – elements that belong to research articles. Detailed instruction in English can be found via the website of China Scientific Data: http://www.csdata.org/p/static/143/
4) Editorial Board
The editorial board is led by GUO Huadong, Professor of the CAS Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth, Academician of the CAS, Fellow of The World Academy of Sciences for the advancement of science in developing countries and Fellow of the International Eurasian Academy of Sciences. Details of the editorial board can be found via the journal's website: http://www.csdata.org/p/editorial/1/
5) Contact Information of the Editorial Office
Address: Mailbox 349, No.4 South 4th Street, Zhongguancun, Haidian District, Beijing 100190, P. R. China