Matching technology to scholarly publishing
Designed for publishers with different content needs, our Opus Journal Management System is a complete turn-key solution offering scale, flexibility, efficiency, and discoverability.
Let Opus handle the tedious tasks while your editors focus on the submissions.
We’re more interested in saving editors from being used as robots than we are in the fantasy of robots becoming editors.
Opus is tailored exclusively for Open Access and optimized for seamless content dissemination.
No matter the publisher size, Opus is a versatile platform for streamlined and cost-effective publishing.
robust self-serve tool
Publishing with unique simplicity
One platform that “just work”
exceptional articles, not frustrating issues
Make author experience a competitive advantage
Turn author experience into a competitive advantage by leveraging streamlined author processes
Impress and captivate authors and make content discovery and exploration effortless.
Provide an exceptional submission experience to delight and retain authors.
Gather comprehensive and standardized metadata on researchers, organizations, and funders.
Keep authors regularly updated and informed throughout the publishing process.
as much flexibility as you require
Tackle your biggest workflow challenges
Implement and ensure compliance with taxonomies, best publishing practices & persistent identifiers.
Customize workflows to cater to your unique content and editorial requirements.
Streamlined reviewer experience to enhance reviewer engagement and foster stronger relationships.
Tailor editorial cascades and peer-review options to ensure timely decisions on author submissions.
Alleviate delays by designing customized production workflow using Workflow Designer.
Implement an XML-first production process to improve your publishing workflow.
Promote your publishing and expand your reach through the power of data interoperability with seamless integrations with third-party tools.
Access support experts 24/7 via multiple channels of communication including chat, phone, email.
Journal is about the people
Maximize the value, deliver a proof of impact
Reinforce and amplify the value of authors’ work by showing the impact of their research output
Understand that the relationship between author and publisher extends beyond the publication of research.
Real-time metrics reporting provides an immediate and comprehensive view of the impact of research.
Integrated with the CrossRef Cited-by service to provide benefits of increased visibility & citation tracking.
Ensures technical compliance with all mandated open-access publishing requirements.
Give authors the freedom to deliver their impactful research through your publishing.
Facilitate & Expand your audience
Be fully present online and form strong direct relationships
Extend the omni-format content capabilities of you journals by supporting “semi-structured content”
The publishing platform is a powerful enabler of a journal’s growth, especially for enticing and retaining authors.
Opus supports “semi-structured content” such as blogs, commercial or sponsored content, marketing pieces, news, etc.
Create cohesive stories for downstream channel delivery by using the feature-rich WYSIWYG editor.
Provide your content with an unparalleled publishing experience, and display features that ensure high-quality presentation.