On June 12th, 2017, the director of Digital Chinese Medicine (DCM) editorial board Wei-Wu WANG and the director of periodicals agency office of Hunan University of Chinese Medicine Hui ZHOU visited periodicals agency of Shanghai University. Zhi-Qiang LIU, the deputy director of periodicals agency of Shanghai University warmly received Wei-Wu WANG and Hui ZHOU. They discussed about the construction and management of periodical edition department. In particular, they exchanged valuable experiences and quality improvement viewpoints of English academic journals. Zhi-Qiang LIU, Wei-Wu WANG and Hui ZHOU hope the journals as a comprehensive academic communication and publication platform which can bring Chinese scientific achievements to the world.