Gateways from F1000: Customizable open research hubs


Gateways offer a dedicated space to showcase your researchers’ publication outputs within our F1000Research platform.

Your Gateway will be your personalized open research hub, with immediate discoverability through F1000Research.


Promote the value of open research within your community and to the public.

Under our model, all sound research findings can be published and shared, with appropriate credit to each contributor.

Explore an institutional Gateway

Community groups

Raise your profile and make it simple for your researchers to share their work openly.

We welcome all research contributions—if they are of value to your group or to the larger community, they are of value to us.

Explore a community Gateway


Advance an open research agenda and show your grantees the value of open publishing.  

Our model ensures efficiency, as well as quality, throughout the publishing process, so you can make the most of every funded project.

Explore a funder Gateway

How it works

Key features

Gateways are hosted and powered by the F1000Research publishing system, from submission to indexing. In addition, we offer:

  • Customization of the Gateway to reflect your organization’s identity
  • Publication of a wide range of article types, from Data Notes and Software Tool Articles to Case Reports and Essays
  • Rapid, open publication of research findings
  • Transparent post-publication peer review and article versioning
  • Immediate indexing in a wide range of major bibliographic indexers, once an article has passed peer review
  • Publication of conference proceedings and documents with a unique identifier, so they can be cited by others
  • Gateway Areas to structure content around specific interests

Our in-house publishing professionals oversee all aspects of the publishing process:

  • Submission assessment against editorial guidelines and quality standards 
  • Production and typesetting management
  • Peer-review management
  • APC billing and collection
  • Account management to support the development of your Gateway

We’re willing to work with you on the “next big thing,” even if we don’t offer it currently.

We value continuous innovation and encourage dialogue with our customers to ensure we offer just what you need—or might need next. 


Explore F1000Research Gateways

See the organizations currently using Gateways to accelerate their research. Explore →


Why F1000?

Reproducibility, accountability, and editorial rigor are the heart of what we do. Read more →


Contact us

We’re happy to speak with you about your organization’s publishing goals. Contact us →

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