Welcome to HydroMap Press

HydroMap Press publishes open access academic journals and conference events in various disciplines with a focus on engineering technology, data, and research.

Journals and Publications

Open Water™ is an interdisciplinary, international academic journal that publishes original research papers, conference proceedings, software introductions, and data-set descriptions in the water science domain. For more information click here or visit www.openwaterjournal.org

Open Water™ is now accepting submissions for its inaugural issue! For submission guidelines click here.

Pay Publication Fees

HydroMap Press charges a publication fee, also known as an Article Processing Charge (APC), to the author, institution, or funders for each article published in any of HydroMap Press's open access journals. Publication fees are needed to operate each journal and cover any publication expenses.

Publication fees vary by journal. Please refer to the policies page of the journal to which you will submit your work for information on the specific fees charged by that journal.

When and how do I pay?

The corresponding author will be notified by email, upon acceptance of their article, that payment of the publication fee is due. They will receive an email invoice from HydroMap Press via PayPal. Payments can be made using a credit card, debit card, or PayPal account by following the "View and Pay Invoice" link in this email.

Can the publication fee be waived?

Because publication fees are needed to operate each journal published by HydroMap Press, they are seldomly waived. However, in case of genuine need or extenuating circumstances individual waiver requests may be considered. To request a waiver please contact the editors of the journal to which your article has been accepted.


Use the form below to submit inquiries regarding HydroMap Press. Specific inquiries regarding any of the journals published by HydroMap Press, including questions about specific publication fees, the submission process, or the editorial/review process, should be submitted to each respective journal by going to the journal's website and choosing the appropriate contact link.

Please type this number in the box below: 870