In the fields of rhinology & allergy, as in all medical fields, there is a need for a greater number of journals which publish in the open access
format. The underlying spirit of this format is to break down the barriers to knowledge sharing. Allergy & Rhinology
, was created to serve this need; and is proud to take the lead in publishing quality research work as an experiment in the open format. As long as the fiscal model works, the Journal
shall allow all users the right to freely read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of its articles.
The academic standard of Allergy & Rhinology
is designed to be no different than traditional subscription-based, scientific and scholarly journals in that the quality of the research work which it publishes shall meet the rigors of peer-review and other scholarly quality controls.