▸ DOI of your articles
Hikari Ltd is a member of Publishers International Linking Association (PILA) and CrossRef - official DOI registration agency for scholarly and professional publications. The Digital Object Identifier (DOI) system provides persistent and actionable identifier of your publications.
▸ Screening for plagiarism
Papers submitted to Hikari journals will be screened for plagiarism using CrossCheck / iThenticate plagiarism detection tools. Hikari journals will immediately reject papers leading to plagiarism or self-plagiarism.
▸ Digital preservation of your articles
The journals of Hikari Ltd are digitally preserved in Portico - a leading digital preservation service whose mission is to preserve scholarly literature and to ensure long-term access to electronic archives.
▸ Personalized service
Hikari staff provides 24/7 personalized service to all authors of Hikari.
▸ Sustainable publishing model
We are experienced with publishing models since 2005. Hikari is a member of SPARC Europe (Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition) and Publishers International Linking Association (CrossRef).