We provide a comprehensive and personal publishing service for scholarly journals, journal supplements and books
As an open access publisher we present high-quality publications from Africa, being committed to the dissemination of peer-reviewed, research-based publications across a range of academic disciplines.
Our scholarly publications are globally disseminated and published rapidly online to make new knowledge available as soon as possible. We apply standard industry practices, e.g. peer review by professional scholars and plagiarism detection who assist in managing the quality output of our publications.
Partner with us to take full advantage of the opportunities unlocked by electronic publishing and open access.
Author: Theunis van Zyl
Reference, Paid Access
The aim of this book is to provide the reader with a step-by-step must know guideline to navigate through the challenges of the contractual relationship from the Commencement of the Contract until the Final Approval Certificate is issued. Although this book makes reference to the General Conditions of Contract for Construction Works (1st Edition 2004), most of the principles and arguments also apply to the NEC3, JBCC and FIDIC conditions of contract.
Outeur: J.M Vorster
Monograaf, Oop Toegang
Christelike etiek in n sekulariserende samelewing’ genereer gesaghebbende, ten volle bewese en goed beredeneerde behandeling van christelike etiek, n vername onderwerp wat van kardinale belang vir die mense van Suid-Afrika is. Dit dissemineer oorspronklike navorsing, bevorder samewerking van kundiges en genereer nuwe ontwikkelings binne die spesifieke veld van die Gereformeerde teologie en Christelike etiek. Die teikenmark is spesialiste op die gebied van Sistematiese Teologie en kontekstuele bediening.
Outeur: Prof. Dr J.P Oberholzer
Versamelde Werke, Oop Toegang
n Oorsig van die honderd jaar waarin die Kuratorium vir die Teologiese Opleiding van die Nerderduitsch Hervormende Kerk van Afrika sy opgelegde taak probeer uitvoer het. n Bepaalde minimum literatuur moes in ag geneem word oor die tydperk 1909-2009. Dit behels onder andere die notules en dokumente van die Kuratoriumm, die Kommissie van die Algemene Kerkvergadering, asook kerklike en universitere tydskrifte.
Outeur: Hugh de Bruyn de Villiers
Fiksie, Betaalde Toegang
Die verhaal waarop die storie gebaseer is, speel hom af in die 1940s met die geheimsinnige moord op 'n jong vrou in die Boesmanland tydens die oorlogsjare. Na veertig jaar sedert die moord besoek Bennie Cilliers Nuwerus. En daar in die begraafplaas, onder die spiedende oë van die sperwer, sit hy een en een bymekaar …
Author: Dr Chris Ellis
Fiction, Paid Access
This book is a collection of essays created from workshops on burnout and stress management. It is written in an easy-to-read format and the notes are interwoven with relevant texts, quotations and stories. The issues addressed include the doctor as a patient, the wounded healer, anger, guilt and loneliness, as well as the doctors spouse and the difficult partner.
We are committed to providing you with all the resources, support, and advice you need in order to submit your journal manuscript or book proposal.
Our aim is to build a long-term relationship with you and keep you informed throughout the publication process. We are your publishing partner and assure you that you retain copyright of your work.
Please contact us for assistance.
2. Journal article authors
We publish open access scholarly journals, most of which are accredited by the Department of Higher Education and Training. Some journals may require Author-side Publication Charges (APC's) upon acceptance for publication.
Visit the individual journals to view their pricing information, submissions process, author guidelines and frequently asked questions. You can also create a free account at the journal, enabling your manuscript submissions. Rest assured that we will keep you informed throughout the publication process.
There are some societies that offer Continuing Professional Development (CPD) benefits to their members through their journals. CPD status is available on the journal’s website.
3. Book authors
The following types of book proposals are welcomed:
As librarians you provide a vital research and support service to authors.
As an open-access publisher we offer assistance in the following ways:
We always welcome new partnerships with both new and existing journals. By perfecting scholarship online and maximising your journal’s potential, we realise our own passion for empowering people with knowledge.
The majority of our portfolio is published on behalf of Societies, Institutions and Universities in Africa. The publishing platform and processes we implement are designed and executed for open-access journals, ensuring excellent engagement throughout the publication process.
Our journals have competitive article processing charges (APC), covering our services and support to your authors and editors. Our financial models could make room for additional income for your Societies, Institutions or Universities as we consider APC and sponsorship opportunities. We also have the expertise to incorporate member benefits, offering journal-based Continuous Professional Development (CPD) through our established AOSIS eCPD® division .
Global impact through online access
Our open-access business model spreads your journal’s knowledge globally in the most efficient and cost-effective way. Articles are included by many indexing services, e.g. Google, Thomson Reuters (ISI) and MEDLINE, strongly contributing to citations. We continually monitor the impact factor of our journals and seek to improve indexing.
Testimonials from our partners:
‘AOSIS provides a constant base of professional consistency and efficiency and is the most important factor that has contributed to our broad international scope and recognition’.
‘What is prominent in this relationship is the overall professional service we receive from AOSIS and the high technical and editorial standard of their publications.’
‘I consider myself extremely lucky to be working with AOSIS. I find the AOSIS staff very helpful and friendly, efficiently and quickly responding to queries. Putting this particular journal together has been challenging, both because of the experience level of many of the authors, and my own limitations in managing in a virtual environment. In this regard, I have found the staff and management at AOSIS exceptionally helpful and facilitative, not to mention patient when faced with repeated challenges.’
To discuss a potential publishing partnership for your journal, contact us.
Some journals and books in our portfolio rely fully or partially on financial contributions to enable them to continue providing valuable research in their area of specialisation for both Africa and beyond.
We therefore welcome grants and donations from entities and individuals to contribute to the publication of our journals and books. No contribution is regarded as too small.
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