Tag: publishers

71 Why don't researchers request payment for refereeing? 2016-05-04T13:47:48.697

68 Elsevier production team messed up my paper. What should I do? 2016-12-15T00:54:18.777

60 Can I get a refund if I bought an article that contains a major flaw? 2015-11-10T16:20:47.510

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

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

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

42 Is there any way to pressure textbook publishers to reduce price? 2014-09-27T17:48:28.433

40 Why are (galley) proof requests given such a short deadline? 2014-08-11T14:11:59.113

40 Why don't academics bypass restrictions on the distribution of their papers the same way as an institutional open access policy seems to do? 2015-12-18T09:37:19.257

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

39 How much does it cost the publisher to publish an academic article? 2015-08-05T12:34:57.517

39 I came across plagiarism. Whom should I inform if at all? 2016-04-29T15:30:03.333

38 How to identify predatory publishers/journals 2012-06-25T13:38:41.313

37 Is MDPI a reputable Academic Publisher? 2012-11-26T13:33:57.920

37 Why does or did Elsevier make PDFs grey and therefore unfit for printing? 2016-03-18T08:22:34.863

36 Has there ever been a strike of peer reviewers? 2018-02-05T17:30:57.907

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

34 How much do Springer-Verlag authors make per book sold? 2014-04-15T05:51:52.323

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

30 Why are small fonts the norm in research papers? 2012-12-25T03:56:58.140

29 Do we really need gold open access if publishers permit self-archiving and sharing? 2017-08-23T07:34:56.527

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

27 Journal employees offering free publication in return for co-authorship and citations: is it a scam? 2014-07-13T18:09:25.943

26 What do publishers provide to authors in different disciplines? 2012-05-17T09:25:59.410

25 What is the effect of a journal going open-access on its impact factor? 2013-05-15T20:42:12.763

25 Do any scientific publishers have a stated commitment to authors regarding copyright infringement? 2014-09-22T13:42:40.263

24 Ways to get free and legal access to research papers as a researcher 2015-08-21T10:16:31.153

24 What is the purpose of international editions of books sometimes omitting some problems, footnotes, or other content? 2016-12-09T04:59:46.867

23 Is it a good idea to cite paper from publisher listed in Beall’s list 2014-06-03T12:04:18.987

23 Why don't journal publishers ask for proof of affiliation? 2015-09-21T08:47:00.247

22 VG Wort – why would I agree to share with the publisher? 2018-01-29T11:30:50.970

20 Free ways to automatically get notified if new papers are published on ACM or IEEE? 2012-03-23T22:13:24.847

20 Are reviewers impressed by a quick response to a request to revise and resubmit? 2015-05-19T05:41:40.207

20 How to respond to journal suggestion we get a native-speaker editor when writing seems reasonable and one author is a native English speaker? 2016-05-13T02:07:16.640

19 Do publishers simply waive their exclusive rights without any resistance? 2015-10-27T09:57:33.337

18 Is there any general consensus that either Elsevier or Springer is viewed as more prestigious for publishing in engineering? 2014-09-26T16:26:30.447

18 Advantages to article submission in LaTeX from the publisher's side 2014-12-16T12:27:59.960

17 Why do Math journals provide you with LaTeX class files and instructions and they also advise you not to spend time typesetting the paper? 2012-05-28T17:28:23.623

17 Author's email address in a published paper is not working 2013-12-07T20:09:24.407

17 Is it best to avoid all interactions with disreputable or predatory conferences? 2014-07-02T17:44:56.390

17 What is the difference between Elsevier's 'waterfall system' and 'cascading peer review'? 2016-09-07T09:08:13.433

17 Why do big funders not act as publishers? 2016-09-09T08:45:05.167

17 Can one article be published in two different language journals? 2017-06-19T11:47:12.160

15 How can a professor who has signed The "Cost of Knowledge" pledge review papers without having to recant? 2014-08-01T13:24:50.250

15 Monochrome vs grayscale in scientific journals? 2015-05-02T11:57:33.393

15 How often do publishers sue researchers for copyright infringement for putting their articles on a personal website? 2015-08-21T16:34:37.290

15 What can be done about a terrible galley proof of my accepted paper, which would be a lot of effort to correct? 2017-02-14T16:28:39.233

14 Does ScholarOne really force you to have multiple logins? 2012-08-20T08:14:03.280

14 Will I be paid a percentage of the fee that readers pay to download my article? 2015-01-09T21:24:26.333

14 Do Nature journals wrongly claim copyright in their published pdfs? 2016-03-29T20:04:15.003

13 Publishing and Self-Archiving 2015-10-19T08:51:40.290

13 Respected journal uses only a single reviewer and has a high acceptance rate (>85%); could this be an acceptable practice? 2015-11-29T03:28:51.100

12 Are books peer-reviewed? 2013-02-12T02:52:54.520

12 How should I react to emails from unknown (to me) book publishers? 2015-07-29T20:13:46.537

12 What is the backup strategy of online-only journals/repositories on the very long term? 2016-03-10T13:35:00.083

12 Who/what determines the order of articles appearing in an issue of an academic journal? 2017-06-12T03:29:52.667

11 Are there situations where taking an honorarium for trying a textbook on a class is acceptable behavior? 2014-10-06T17:27:40.113

11 What does "NN" mean (submitting a proposal to a publisher)? 2015-07-06T15:12:14.573

11 How can I judge whether an alternative "impact factor" is from an accepted and genuine source? 2015-11-19T04:33:41.763

11 Does a preprint include revisions made in response to peer review? 2016-02-03T20:11:57.330

10 What are the most important points to emphasize while pitching for a dissertation to be published as a book? 2012-05-04T23:49:45.527

10 What are the profit margins of academic publishers? 2014-11-11T23:58:15.447

10 Do I need to do revision on my accepted paper? 2015-07-08T20:43:16.683

10 Would my paper be published if I missed the conference due to visa-related problems? 2016-11-23T08:00:14.410

9 What metrics are used to judge a mathematical journal's quality? 2012-05-20T02:25:15.007

9 Do authors always have final approval over what gets published? 2014-01-10T06:15:45.817

9 Are academic questions (used in textbooks etc.) owned by the publisher, or is anyone able to use them in their own content? 2015-04-16T15:35:17.160

9 How to automatically extract submitted/accepted dates of many journal papers? 2015-06-14T18:04:44.220

9 What are the consequences of using sci-hub.cc? 2017-04-06T13:40:47.357

8 Creating a book based on an article (copyright issues) 2012-09-14T18:12:52.270

8 Publishing similar/same paper twice? (regarding Economics Letters journal) 2012-12-17T02:56:29.757

8 Have most journals recently stopped providing off-prints to authors? 2014-02-27T21:28:14.533

8 Is it bad practice to submit the entire manuscript for an initial book proposal to a publisher? 2014-05-25T03:58:16.313

8 If no revised date is mentioned in the paper, does this means the paper is directly accepted by the journal? 2014-08-18T03:41:43.800

8 How can I tell if an unsolicited offer to publish a book with Springer is legit? 2015-09-20T17:36:48.560

8 Publications for small time research 2016-08-12T15:52:40.647

8 How to obtain a copy of my own article from an APS (American Physical Society) journal? 2017-02-24T15:53:04.830

8 Can I drop the “Lond.” in “Philos. Trans. R. Soc. Lond.”? 2018-02-12T14:38:32.010

7 What exactly is an embargo for a journal? 2015-01-25T03:57:41.207

7 Referencing Springer products: what name to use for the publisher? 2015-11-26T08:56:25.803

7 Author states that he is owner of his photographs but they have been published in various journals 2017-03-03T23:21:59.490

7 What to do when there is 'full-text request' in ResearchGate.net 2017-04-04T07:22:24.377

7 If a journal has optional costs, is it bad form not to pay them? 2017-04-19T14:49:25.580

7 Can I ask the journal to publish my paper in a later issue? 2017-06-02T12:26:43.353

7 Why do universities/research agencies allow their employees to do free peer reviewing which financially benefits a third party? 2018-02-06T09:34:39.603

6 What precisely does "ISI-indexed publications" mean? 2013-11-11T03:40:57.840

6 Has anybody received any solicitation from Nova Press? Are they a scam? 2014-01-09T15:16:41.453

6 What are the publisher's obligations when a research paper's term of copyright ends? 2014-07-23T15:33:34.733

6 Is it possible to change something on a research paper between the period of acceptance and publishing? 2015-07-26T05:54:29.490

6 Does peer-reviewing for journals/conferences which advertise to attract reviewers; harm one's academic reputation? 2015-10-03T16:12:43.503

6 "The file is not eligible for Reference Checking and was not processed" 2015-10-09T13:40:10.343

6 Why do some journals allow their papers to be open access for a short period of time after publication? 2016-01-09T16:15:47.353

6 Chapter in printed thesis vs. journal article 2016-06-10T14:03:24.910

6 Does a master's research project (not a thesis) count as a "publication" for PhD applications? 2016-10-16T00:21:39.763

6 What makes a journal scientific? 2017-01-18T10:03:04.913

6 What about the journals that have two ISSN numbers? 2017-02-08T06:30:24.743

6 Seeking publishing advice for an academic textbook 2017-02-28T03:19:32.970