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  • Austrian Journal of Statistics. The Austrian Journal of Statistics is an open-access journal with a long history and is published approximately quarterly by the Austrian Statistical Society. Its general objective is to promote and extend the use of statistical methods in all kind of theoretical and applied disciplines. Special emphasis is on methods and results in official statistics.
  • Data Science Journal is a peer-reviewed, open access, electronic journal, publishing papers on the management, dissemination, use and reuse of research data and databases across all research domains, including science, technology, the humanities and the arts. The scope of the journal includes descriptions of data systems, their implementations and their publication, applications, infrastructures, software, legal, reproducibility and transparency issues, the availability and usability of complex datasets, and with a particular focus on the principles, policies and practices for open data.
  • Electronic Journal of Statistics. The Electronic Journal of Statistics (EJS) publishes research articles and short notes in theoretical, computational and applied statistics. The journal is open access. Articles are refereed and are held to the same standard as articles in other IMS journals. Articles become publicly available shortly after they are accepted.
  • International Journal of Statistics and Probability is an open-access, international, double-blind peer-reviewed journal published by the Canadian Center of Science and Education. The scopes of the journal include, but are not limited to, the following topics: computational statistics, design of experiments, sample survey, statistical modelling, statistical theory, probability theory. This journal charges author fees.
  • Journal of Data Science publishes research works on a wide range of topics that involving understanding and making effective use of field data — i.e., all aspects of applied statistics. Web version is free of charge. Authors keep copyright.
  • Journal of Environmental Statistics. Journal encourages papers devoted to the development of computational methods and models for spatial and spatial-temporal data, especially point process and geostatistical data. The content on this site is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License and Creative Commons GNU General Public License.
  • Journal of Official Statistics, The Journal of Statistics Sweden. As an open access journal, Journal of Official Statistics (JOS) has published since 1985 theoretical and applied articles on survey methodology for statistics production within official statistics, policy decision making, and the economic and social sciences.
  • Journal of Probability and Statistics is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that publishes original research articles as well as review articles in all areas of probability and statistics. Publishing an article in Journal of Probability and Statistics requires Article Processing Charges that will be billed to the submitting author following the acceptance of an article for publication.
  • Journal of Social and Economic Statistics is an electronic open access journal that aims to publish original papers that make interesting and novel contributions to statistical theory and its applications to real life problems.
  • Journal of Statistical Software: publishes articles, book reviews, code snippets, and software reviews on the subject of statistical software and algorithms. The contents are freely available on-line. As a matter of principle, JSS charges no author fees or subscription fees. Our editors, reviewers, and programmers are volunteers. UCLA Statistics and Universität Innsbruck contribute support staff, website maintenance, website hosting, and some graduate student support. Because of our success and growth we do need more resources in the future. You can support us by becoming a member of the Foundation for Open Access Statistics, and by contributing on their donation page.
  • Journal of Statistics Education. Articles are freely available. Copyright for articles is of the form: “© year by Author, all rights reserved. This text may be freely shared among individuals, but it may not be republished in any medium without express written consent from the author and advance notification of the editor.”
  • Lithuanian Journal of Statistics. The aims of the journal are to promote and extend statistical education and application of statistical methods in all kinds of theoretical and applied sciences. The journal is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 License.
  • Open Access Medical Statistics. An international, peer-reviewed, open access journal publishing original research, reports, reviews and commentaries on all areas of medical statistics. ll manuscripts submitted to Dove Medical Press are assumed to be submitted under the Open Access publishing model. In this publishing model, papers are peer-reviewed in the normal way under editorial control. When a paper is accepted for publication the author is issued with an invoice for payment of a publication processing fee.
  • Open Journal of Statistics.Open Journal of Statistics is an Open Access journal accessible for free on the Internet. Scientific Research Publishing (SCIRP) guarantees that no university library or individual reader will ever have to buy a subscription or pay any pay-per-view fees to access articles in the electronic version of the journal. The journal depends on Article Process Charges, also called Publication Fees, due when a manuscript has been accepted for publication.
  • Sri Lankan Journal of Applied Statistics. The Sri Lankan Journal of Applied Statistics (SLJAS) is an open-access, international, double-blind peer-reviewed journal published by the Institute of Applied Statistics, Sri Lanka (IASSL). The main purpose of the journal is to publish the results of original work on applications of Statistics and on theoretical and methodical aspects of Statistics. Copyright to articles is transferred to the Institute of Applied Statistics, Sri Lanka effective if and when the article is accepted for publication. The copyright transfer includes exclusive right to reproduce and distribute the article in any form of reproduction (printing, electronic media or any other form).
  • Statistica accepts original papers dealing with methodological and technical aspects of statistics and statistical analyses in the various scientific fields. It publishes also book reviews and announcements. Full texts are available since 2002.
  • Statistics Education Research JournalSERJ aims to advance research-based knowledge that can help to improve the teaching, learning, and understanding of statistics or probability at all educational levels and in both formal (classroom-based) and informal (out-of-classroom) contexts.
  • Statistics Surveys publishes survey articles in theoretical, computational, and applied statistics. The style of articles may range from reviews of recent research to graduate textbook exposition. Articles may be broad or narrow in scope. The essential requirements are a well specified topic and target audience, together with clear exposition.
  • Technology Innovations in Statistics Education reports on studies of the use of technology to improve statistics learning at all levels, from kindergarten to graduate school and professional development. The editors believe we must teach students to become data scientists who can think about and reason with data. To do this educators must employ a variety of technologies so students can better understand statistical concepts, learn to gain insight from data, and design and shape technology to meet future needs.
  • The American Statistician. Hybrid open access journals with gold open access option. Authors can choose to publish in a subscription journal and pay a charge to make their article freely available online upon publication via our Open Select program.
  • The Open Statistics & Probability Journal. An Open Access online journal, which publishes research articles, reviews, letters and guest edited single topic issues in statistics and probability. All areas of statistics are covered including biostatistics. The Corresponding Author retains ownership of the copyright in the published work in accordance with the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Public License. Publication fee includes  professional copy editing charges. Once a paper is accepted for publication, the author will receive an electronic invoice via email.
  • The R Journal is the open access, refereed journal of the R project for statistical computing. It features short to medium length articles covering topics that might be of interest to users or developers of R.