Introducing Volcanica: The first diamond open-access journal for volcanology

  title={Introducing Volcanica: The first diamond open-access journal for volcanology},
  author={Jamie I. Farquharson and Fabian B. Wadsworth},
Welcome to Volcanica's first issue! Our community of editors and Volcanica supporters are excited to present you with our inaugural issue of peer-reviewed volcano research. This editorial accompanies the first issue of Volcanica so that we can provide you with some background to the Volcanica initiative, explain some of the evidence-based motivation for starting a new journal, and explore ways in which we can improve universal access to published research. We discuss our model of "diamond open… 

Publishing a Special Issue of Reports from the volcano observatories in Latin America

Peer-reviewed publications are the most common way of sharing scientific knowledge internationally. Volcanica is the only fully diamond open access journal in volcanology, publishing peer-reviewed

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Monitoring the state of active volcanoes is the foundational component of volcanic risk reduction strategies. To a large extent, these responsibilities rest with volcano observatories. Based on the

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