InTechOpen is the publisher of the world's largest collection of open access books covering the fields of Science, Technology and Medicine. With a goal to provide free online access to research since 2004, InTechOpen has published 2,742 books and 45,321 scientific works by 95,309 international scientists.
Our overall mission is to help academics make a greater impact by giving readers free access to all published work.
With over 20,000 Web of Science citations and +87 million downloads up-to-date, we give authors international visibility, leading to global scientific communities recognizing the value and impact of their research.
|45,321||SCIENTIFIC WORKS PUBLISHED|
|140,087||MOST DOWNLOADED CHAPTER|
|570,000||UNIQUE READERS PER MONTH|
|+20,000||TOTAL CITATIONS IN ISI WEB OF SCIENCE|
Citations are considered the most significant measure of a publication's relevance within the scientific community. Below are some of our books that have had notable impact in terms of being cited.
The main subject area covered by InTech publications is Engineering, followed by Health Sciences, Life Sciences and Social Sciences and Humanities, as represented below.
Physical Sciences, Engineering and Technology
Social Sciences and Humanities
We have worked with contributors from more than 3,197 research institutions and 154 countries. The diversity of our authors' and editors' geographic location reflects our mission to collaborate with scientists and professionals across all continents. This results in publishing works by distinct and globally-spread science communities on a single platform.
Our collaborators are researchers and senior members of the international academic and scientific community across all fields of science. While proud of all our collaborators, we would like to highlight a few for their scientific merits and career advancements, also included among the most influential scientific minds of our time.
|11,622* (~12.2%)||AUTHORS AND EDITORS FROM TOP 500 UNIVERSITIES|
|40||AUTHORS AMONG THE TOP 1% MOST CITED SCIENTISTS|
Our readership comprises of all the players in academic communities: scientists, university and college professors, research professionals, students and users of academic libraries. Our publications are of great interest to engineering societies, technical organisations and government departments.
Not only are our authors, editors and readers among the world's leading authorities in science, technology and medicine, but they are also imbued with a highly-developed social conscience by being aware of the growing imperative to openly share new information.
Our vision is to meet the challenges of making critical knowledge freely available to the worldwide science community, while maintaining the highest standards in our dealings with authors and institutions.
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