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Fees and funding

Article-processing charges

Open access publishing is not without costs. Journal of Infrastructure Preservation and Resilience therefore levies an article-processing charge of £990.00/$1390.00/€1190.00 for each article accepted for publication, plus VAT or local taxes where applicable.

If the corresponding author's institution participates in our open access membership program, some or all of the publication cost may be covered (more details available on the membership page). We routinely waive charges for authors from low-income countries. For other countries, article-processing charge waivers or discounts are granted on a case-by-case basis to authors with insufficient funds. Authors can request a waiver or discount during the submission process. For further details, see our article-processing charge page.

SpringerOpen  provides a free open access funding support service to help authors discover and apply for article processing charge funding. Visit our OA funding and policy support page  to view our list of research funders and institutions that provide funding for APCs, and to learn more about our email support service.

For more information on APCs please see our Journal Pricing FAQs


COVID-19 and impact on peer review

As a result of the significant disruption that is being caused by the COVID-19 pandemic we are very aware that many researchers will have difficulty in meeting the timelines associated with our peer review process during normal times.  Please do let us know if you need additional time. Our systems will continue to remind you of the original timelines but we intend to be highly flexible at this time.

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    Journal of Infrastructure Preservation and Resilience (JIPR) was co-founded in 2019 through a collaboration between Springer Nature and Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT).

2021 Journal Metrics

  • Speed
    77 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
    77 days from submission to first decision
    119 days from submission to acceptance
    40 days from acceptance to publication

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    Social Media Impact
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