Database, the Official Journal of the International Society for
Biocuration offers a 20% discount on publishing rates for currently active ISB members.
DATABASE is a fully open access journal, and all articles are published in the journal under an open access license immediately upon publication. You will receive a 20% discount off the regular rates, as shown below.
Regular Rates (updated August 2023):
CC BY license – $2599
CC BY license member rate – $2079
If the corresponding author is based in one of the countries included in our Developing Countries Initiative, your article will be eligible for a full waiver of the open access charge.
ISB members can validate their eligibility for these discounted
society member rates in the Article Charges page in ‘Author Services’ by inserting the email address associated with their active ISB membership into the box labeled as ‘membership number’.
Learn more about publishing in Database on the ‘Instructions to