We are pleased to announce that Xibei Gongye Daxue Xuebao/Journal of Northwestern Polytechnical University has been accepted into the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), where it joins over 14,000 high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals. These journals cover all areas of science, technology, medicine, social science and humanities. Indexation in the DOAJ means Xibei Gongye Daxue Xuebao/Journal of Northwestern Polytechnical University is in compliance with the open access policy of the DOAJ and meets all the strict criteria required for inclusion.
“The Directory of Open Access Journals is a service that indexes high quality, peer-reviewed open access research journals, periodicals and their articles’ metadata.” (DOAJ). The aim of the DOAJ is to increase the visibility and ease of use of open access scientific and scholarly journals, thereby promoting their increased usage and impact. The DOAJ aims to be comprehensive and cover all open access scientific and scholarly journals that use a quality control system to guarantee the content.
The Journal of Northwestern Polytechnical University was founded in 1957 and is published bimonthly. The journal publishes research results in aviation, aerospace, marine science and engineering technology. Xibei Gongye Daxue Xuebao/Journal of Northwestern Polytechnical University is one of the core journals in China.