Tag: journals

146 Is Obama's JAMA paper OK? 2016-07-12T12:46:21.850

141 How do you judge the quality of a journal? 2012-02-15T14:08:48.843

138 Why are most scientific articles locked behind a paywall? 2016-11-26T03:06:02.567

103 What are "fake", "shady", and/or "predatory" journals? 2014-02-25T02:52:03.330

101 With Beall's List gone, how can I tell if a journal is spam? 2017-01-24T16:05:14.303

93 What does the typical workflow of a journal look like? 2015-10-07T20:15:32.670

82 Is there an affordable way for non-students to subscribe to multi-journals/archives? 2014-07-22T13:32:34.323

80 What should I do when my accepted paper is subsequently rejected? 2018-03-07T09:43:47.077

79 Does publishing a paper on arXiv prevent me from submitting it to a non-open access journal? 2012-02-14T20:32:12.333

72 My advisor submitted a paper with my work without including me as an author 2013-10-28T22:58:35.493

71 Attitudes towards self-plagiarism 2012-08-19T01:01:18.630

66 Do you list journals you have reviewed for on your CV? 2012-10-02T20:16:59.600

62 Can a professor force me to submit my incomplete paper to a journal? 2016-04-30T07:57:17.387

56 Can you share some screenshots of editor's control panels? 2018-01-10T01:29:53.927

56 Distinguish starting journals from predatory ones 2018-02-13T08:51:32.127

55 Is it normal that a peer reviewer would ask for an executable file in order to check my results? 2017-04-27T21:24:56.537

53 Why does editor reject when reviewers recommend acceptance? 2013-07-24T12:35:39.503

53 Why don't high-ranking journals go solo? 2016-06-21T10:28:50.343

52 Towards a Stackexchange-like comment/reputation system for research papers 2012-07-27T04:03:06.827

52 Should I accept review requests from dubious journals? 2013-03-28T20:57:29.030

52 Should you conform to journal formatting requirements for the initial submission? 2015-01-12T15:12:00.927

52 Is it possible to submit a paper to a scholarly, peer-reviewed journal without PhD and get it accepted? 2015-05-10T19:24:37.627

52 Will I destroy my career if I published a paper with a serious mistake? 2017-02-13T03:56:33.180

51 What to do when a good article is published in a predatory online journal that disappears? 2017-01-31T22:30:09.267

51 What to do when you notice that a value in your paper is wrong, once it is accepted but before it is published? 2017-06-12T12:19:00.697

49 How should I interpret "English is poor" review when I used a language check service before submission? 2016-10-14T07:09:02.777

49 Publishing a result that is aesthetically pleasing, but has no practical value 2017-09-14T12:25:49.253

48 What to do if reviewers reject a paper without understanding the content? 2012-12-19T11:12:07.870

48 How to publish a paper that does not seem to be within the scope of any journal? 2016-01-15T11:55:47.850

46 My research work stolen and published as his own by the co-author without my consent 2012-04-02T08:06:56.997

46 Why don't all disciplines follow a double-blind review system? 2013-03-26T19:47:04.030

46 Should I agree to review papers as a postdoc? 2013-11-25T11:09:44.207

46 Submitting to a journal as an undergrad but lying about academic status on bio 2016-12-31T04:26:40.433

44 What should I do if I found a citation error in a published paper? 2013-08-26T14:45:43.787

44 How and why did the top journals become top journals? 2014-02-26T18:34:07.063

44 What procedures should I follow if my preprint is stolen and published in a journal? 2014-10-21T23:50:04.963

44 Why are there no computer-friendly versions of papers? 2017-09-11T01:59:29.070

43 Where can I find the Impact Factor for a given journal? 2012-02-14T20:27:41.980

43 Should an Editor in Chief publish in their own journal? 2013-05-18T10:06:05.727

43 Status of Elsevier Boycott 2015-09-14T17:31:40.163

42 What to do if my paper is incorrectly cited in a journal? 2012-05-07T14:38:59.697

42 Do Springer, IEEE, Elsevier charge a fee for non-open-access journals? 2014-03-27T22:35:21.903

42 Accomplished researchers listed as editors of shady journal 2014-06-13T01:35:25.043

41 Are cover letters sent to referees and should you highlight the contribution of your paper in the cover letter? 2012-04-26T05:37:09.230

41 How do you earn opportunites to review journals or conference papers? 2012-05-09T07:35:46.120

41 How do Academic Journals protect against empirical results given by bugs? 2014-03-13T22:15:10.227

41 What is the point of journals nowadays? 2015-05-31T08:13:37.507

41 Why do academic journals usually have continuous page numbering? 2016-01-18T18:44:13.980

40 Is it ethical to withdraw a paper after acceptance in order to resubmit to a better journal? 2014-05-31T19:09:12.997

40 How to become a peer-reviewer? 2017-12-08T15:28:44.537

39 Submitting the same research to multiple conferences 2012-02-15T00:09:35.677

39 Do journals in general have any kind of policy regarding papers submitted by someone without a research affiliation? 2012-02-23T11:43:35.293

39 When / how should I ask about a manuscript's status in review? 2012-03-27T03:42:25.983

39 How to suggest reviewers for a journal? 2013-06-06T04:05:21.007

39 What is the point in publishing a paper in a journal rather than arXiv? 2016-07-31T09:51:31.447

37 Scope for the role of peer reviewer 2012-03-01T17:16:30.317

37 Academic journals for... High school students? 2013-01-14T07:27:25.900

37 What to do when a journal publishes a paper plagiarizing one's work but doesn't care about it? 2013-10-17T20:26:53.810

37 Author wants to withdraw or insist on re-reviewing at proof stage of publication 2015-05-11T14:36:42.163

37 What should PhD students do if they submit a paper to two journals and a reviewer notices concurrent submission? 2017-05-02T17:11:26.417

36 How should I respond to a terrible copyediting job? 2013-07-27T16:27:18.587

36 Which review recommendation should I give to maximize the likelihood that a manuscript is rejected? 2016-12-08T20:45:14.677

36 How do some researchers consistently get published in venues with low acceptance rates? 2017-02-22T22:25:07.637

36 Why are journals used in modern scientific academic research? 2017-03-18T14:54:05.977

36 What to do when you have accidentally submitted an article to a predatory journal 2017-07-30T03:12:25.643

35 Is it ethical to obtain journal articles from places other than the publisher's official sites? 2016-02-14T13:11:07.967

35 How do journals improve their impact factor? 2016-08-01T00:51:37.253

35 Published papers with incorrect solutions of famous problems: how to raise concerns with editors? 2016-09-11T18:02:57.333

34 Is there any disadvantage to having open-access publications? 2012-05-20T17:36:07.457

34 How is a new academic journal born? 2013-03-18T19:51:04.830

34 Re-reviewing a previously rejected article but some authors have changed from the previous submission. Should I mention that to the editor? 2017-06-13T11:16:23.303

33 Why do universities have to spend money on journals? 2012-04-30T13:40:59.677

33 Does Impact Factor reflect the quality of a journal? 2012-06-16T15:46:08.827

33 Why do some journals prefer MS Word? 2014-10-18T10:17:31.120

33 Paper accepted by a journal without comments 2017-01-06T14:25:40.477

32 Journal does not tell me why they rejected my paper, even on request 2014-11-26T15:45:01.617

32 Why do journals have limits on the number of references? 2015-06-24T11:36:12.777

32 Is it worth it to master LaTeX or MS Word? 2015-10-19T19:39:59.850

32 How can an author get assurance that his work will not be stolen by journal staff or reviewers? 2016-03-27T20:56:53.960

31 How many people read an individual journal article? 2012-04-20T00:29:48.290

31 Is it legal to add your publications to ResearchGate? 2015-08-30T16:22:12.887

31 Is it normal that journals strongly suggest a professional English editing service? 2016-01-05T09:56:38.280

31 After publishing many articles in the last few years, why does my work have few citations? 2017-05-30T01:05:33.820

30 Are there any journals that pay reviewers? 2014-05-14T07:12:11.113

30 Drawbacks of making public which journal a manuscript is submitted to, while it is under review? 2015-11-09T06:47:40.513

29 How to let a journal know that its submission process is very painful? 2012-07-30T12:16:34.193

28 Is it ethical to use another university's journal subscription if yours doesn't have access? 2012-11-08T21:19:26.363

28 Made an arXiv submission too early; How to minimize the damage? 2013-10-25T07:56:49.033

28 Should I resubmit a rejected paper to the same journal? 2013-11-06T16:28:10.897

28 Who is earning money when users buy access to a research article? 2014-10-03T16:20:53.693

28 My paper was withdrawn from predatory journal after publication, what should I do? 2014-10-15T09:20:10.523

28 How accurate are published papers? 2015-03-17T19:01:14.913

28 Is my paper under review (or similar) for too long and if yes, how should I react? 2017-04-21T11:05:37.450

28 What does "paper rejected provisionally" mean? 2017-06-05T16:01:44.653

28 Are magazines (journals) "Scientific American" and "Popular Science" peer reviewed? 2017-06-07T11:31:59.307

27 How to withdraw your paper from an open access journal where it has been accepted? 2012-05-08T19:40:20.933

27 Strategy for submission of articles to highly ranked journals 2013-04-26T02:55:55.407

27 What to do when you are suspicious about numerical results in a submitted manuscript that you are reviewing? 2015-06-22T05:04:33.710

27 Use of "we have a large backlog" euphemism by journal editors when rejecting articles without sending them out for review 2015-11-12T22:48:57.257