Publication Forum is a classification of publication channels created by the Finnish scientific community to support the quality assessment of academic research.
Participate in the survey on impact of research
The study aims to scrutinize researchers’ views on the societal impact of research and its evaluation.
Impact assessment of research: National frameworks and best practices
An overview and the presentations of the Impact Assessment Workshop in March 2023.
Diamond future of open access
Diamond OA journals face similar challenges around the world. Funding and support are needed to make the transition to high-quality open access publishing possible.
Publication Forum review of ratings in 2022
In 2022, the Publication Forum expert panels carried out a re-evaluation of JUFO levels 2 and 3. This report describes the implementation and main features of the 2023 classification.
Publication Forum self-evaluation 2010-2020
The report examines the international context and organisation of the JUFO classification, the characteristics of JUFO levels as a quality indicator of universities’ publishing performance, and the trends of scholarly publishing in Finland.
How to use the Publication Forum classification responsibly
The Steering Group of the Publication Forum has updated the user guide for the Publication Forum classification. The user guide contains recommendations on the responsible use of the classification.