LILACS Communication Channels
Aiming for a better monitoring of the network, we inform that LILACS Unit/BIREME provides several communication channels with specific characteristics presented below:
Used only to receive ISO files from Cooperating Institutions, with answer automatic. We will only get in touch if the ISO file presents some problem or a difference on the number of files informed.
Used only to elucidate doubts related to the fulfilling and the LILACS journals selection criteria. The whole selecting process will be carried out by e-mail and rather by submission from the journal editor.
Available in Portuguese, Spanish and English, it is a page aimed to users, with topic-specific queries, orientations about searching LILACS, numbers of LILACS, news, access to the search forms and documentation about LILACS.
LILACS Methodology Portal
Available in Portuguese, Spanish and English, it brings documentation related to the Methodology, contribution statistics, activities reports, contact of the network and criteria and procedures for journals submission to the evaluation aiming their indexing at LILACS.
Twitter LILACS Network
Recent news about the activities, the events and the courses of LILACS Network.
Directory of the BVS Network
We also advise about the importance of maintaining your institution’s data updated at the Directory of the BVS Network. The contacts to LILACS Network, used to send our communication, are updated based on this directory. If you identify the necessity of updating any information, please write to
We recommend the correct use of each of these communication channels as cited above, not sending for personal e-mails any topic related to the LILACS cooperation. By doing this, all the questions are registered and accessible for the whole LILACS team.
We thank for the always prepared collaboration of the whole network and we are available for the resolution and the elucidation of doubts related do LILACS.
Greetings from LILACS Team.