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For Editorial Board Members

Welcome to the For Editorial Board Members page. This page provides links to resources that will support you in your role for the journal. We recommend bookmarking these links in your browser for future reference. 

BMC Series Editorial Community Site

For training, guidance and resources

Accessing your Editorial Board Member account in our submission systems

To manage submissions you are handling through peer review


Editorial Responsibilities and FAQs

For information on your responsibilities, expectations and benefits


Springer Nature Code of Conduct for Editors

The code of conduct you have agreed to adhere to when handling manuscripts on behalf of the journal

Annual Journal Metrics

  • Citation Impact
    2.700 - CiteScore
    1.067 - SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper)
    0.617 - SJR (SCImago Journal Rank)

    Speed
    36 days to first decision for all manuscripts (Median)
    153 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only (Median)

    Usage 
    560,179 Downloads (2021)
    490 Altmetric mentions (2021)

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