Digital preservation policy

On its website, Botanical Sciences has all the volumes published since 1944 in PDF format, of the OJS system. A copy of the database is stored on the eScire server (a firm specializing in the implementation of free software for information and knowledge management <http://escire.mx/>), where information is backed up every three days. All contributions published since 2008 are in PDF and HTML format; from 2012 to the present they are additionally in XML formats, also hosted on the Botanical Sciences website and in the SciELO Mexico repositories <http://www.scielo.org.mx/scielo.php?script=sci_serial&pid=2007-4298&lng=es&nrm=iso>. All documentation supporting the editorial process since 2012, such as free OJS preservation service (LOCKSS) in version 3.1.2, is deposited in the Botanical Sciences OJS