The Public Library of Science (PLoS) is a nonprofit organization of scientists and physicians committed to making the world's scientific and medical literature a public resource.
Our core objectives are to:
•Provide ways to overcome unnecessary barriers to immediate availability, access, and use of research
•Pursue a publishing strategy that optimizes the openness, quality, and integrity of the publication process
•Develop innovative approaches to the assessment, organization, and reuse of ideas and data