BioMed Central is an STM (Science, Technology and Medicine) publisher which has pioneered the open access publishing model
BioMed Central offers a wide variety of journals and other services
BioMed Central’s portfolio of 208 journals includes general titles such as Journal of Biology alongside specialist journals (e.g. BMC Bioinformatics, Malaria Journal) that focus on particular disciplines . All the research published by BioMed Central’s journals is open access, but BioMed Central also provides access to various additional products and services that require a subscription. For example, certain BioMed Central journals such as Genome Biology publish commissioned review content available only to subscribers. BioMed Central also operates Open Repository, a hosted digital repository solution for institutions.