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  • Author Fees Coming in 2018

    Beginning January 1, 2018, JMBE will charge author fees for new manuscript submissions within the system, which can include previous manuscripts with “Resubmit for Review” rulings. Any manuscript within the JMBE system before January 1st (including those with “Revisions Required” rulings) will not be subject to author fees. For more information, see our editorial policies and a letter from the Editor in Chief. Read more about Author Fees Coming in 2018
  • Read JMBE on ASMscience

    Read all JMBE content—including the newly published December 2015 issue—on ASMscience. Using this robust and interactive reader venue, readers can enjoy a number of special features. First and foremost, readers can search for and browse JMBE's education articles alongside related science content from other ASM publications. Figures are now available for download as PowerPoint slides, allowing adopters to insert material easily into lectures and presentations.  Finally, each article reports metrics, such as full text views and PDF downloads, so authors and readers can determine the article's impact. Stay tuned for announcements as additional reader features become available on ASMscience in 2016. Read more about Read JMBE on ASMscience
  • Tutorials for Authors and Reviewers


    Want to submit an article to JMBE but not sure where to start? Want to learn more about a particular section? Announcing the JMBE How-To Series, which provides 10-15 minute video tutorials on the different JMBE sections, manuscript submission process, and reviewing for JMBE.

    Visit the JMBE Author Guidelines tab for available tutorials and additional author resources, including a self-diagnosis tool and step-by-step author guidelines.


    Already viewed the tutorials? Tell us what you think! We are always looking to improve our author experience, and your feedback is invaluable. Please take 5 minutes to complete a 6-question survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/5QFK3VZ Read more about Tutorials for Authors and Reviewers