About InTech

InTech is the publisher of one of the largest open access collection of books in the fields of Science, Technology and Medicine. With the goal to provide free online access to research since 2004, InTech has published 2,608 books, 5 journals and collaborated with 91,862 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 +80 million downloads up-to-date, we give authors international visibility, leading to global scientific communities recognizing the value and impact of their research.

43,377 CHAPTERS AND ARTICLES
129,693 MOST DOWNLOADED CHAPTER
679,000 UNIQUE READERS PER MONTH
+20,000 TOTAL CITATIONS IN ISI WEB OF SCIENCE

The main subject area covered by InTech publications is Engineering, followed by Health Sciences, Life Sciences and Social Sciences and Humanities, as represented in the chart below.

Number of publications rapidly rising
Physical Sciences, Engineering and Technology

Physical Sciences, Engineering and Technology
1,325 books
74,013 authors
3 Open Access journals

Life Sciences

Life Sciences
366 books
25,659 authors
1 Open Access journal

Health Sciences

Health Sciences
859 books
56,587 authors

Social Sciences and Humanities

Social Sciences and Humanities
59 books
4,431 authors
1 Open Access journal

We have worked with contributors from 3,141 research institutions and 152 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 Authors world map
Geographic location of our authors and editors

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.

11,379* (~12.5%) AUTHORS AND EDITORS FROM TOP 500 UNIVERSITIES
40 AUTHORS AMONG THE TOP 1% MOST CITED SCIENTISTS

*Academic Ranking of World Universities - 2015

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.

Our Authors world map
Geographic location of readers

Not only 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.

To read more about the history of our company, click here.