Publish Your Software: Introducing the Journal of Open Source Software (JOSS)

Daniel S. Katz, Kyle E. Niemeyer, Arfon M. Smith

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Abstract

The authors introduce The Journal of Open Source Software (JOSS), a publication that focuses on research software and its place in the scholarly publishing ecosystem. JOSSs goal is to make it easy for authors to publish a paper about their software, mostly focused on the software itself, and then be credited when this software is used based on users citing the JOSS paper.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)84-88
Number of pages5
JournalComputing in Science and Engineering
Volume20
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1 2018

Keywords

  • JOSS
  • Journal of Open Source Software
  • Software Engineering
  • publishing
  • software

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science(all)
  • Engineering(all)

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