October 19, 2014

Preprint: “Peer Reviewers of Academic Journals: Who is Responsible for our Professional Literature”

Title “Peer Reviewers of Academic Journals: Who is Responsible for our Professional Literature” Authors Mary Francis Reference Instruction Librarian Dakota St. University Source College & Research Libraries This article was accepted on May 9. 2012. It’s scheduled for publication in September 2013. Abstract Scholarly journals provide a record of the research, issues, and concerns of […]

Pilot Projects: Elsevier Tests Peer Review Report Transparency

From an Elsevier Announcement: Elsevier has launched a pilot project aimed at improving the quality of peer review. Review reports for articles in Agricultural and Forest Meteorology will be published alongside the article on SciVerse ScienceDirect. The pilot will last until the end of 2012. If successful, the initiative will also be applied to other […]