What are Matters and Matters Select? | sciencematters

What are Matters and Matters Select?

Matters and Matters Select are two journals from ScienceMatters.

The technical quality scoring (see: How does scoring on Matters work?) determines which journal the manuscript lands in. 

In general, manuscripts are categorized as followed:

  • 3 =< Technical quality < 7: Matters
  • 8 =< Technical quality =< 10 Matters Select

Matters and its editors preserve to downgrade or upgrade an article during the review process.

This is the scoring scale we present to reviewers: