Learners

FAQs for learners

How does co-reviewing with a mentor work on the Web of Science Academy platform?
We have courses on the Web of Science Academy that teaches you how to peer review manuscripts for journals. However, if you'd like some practical exper...
Tue, 25 May, 2021 at 7:41 PM
I cannot move on to the next module, the module is locked
To complete a module in any of the courses offered in the Web of Science Academy learners will have to have completed each interactive section. This can be ...
Wed, 4 Aug, 2021 at 7:24 PM
Issues logging in/registering on the Web of Science Academy platform
Registering for an account If you are new to the Web of Science Academy then you need to register for an account. You need to verify your email before you c...
Mon, 21 Jun, 2021 at 6:28 PM
How do I get the Academy graduate badge on my Publons profile?
All courses on the Web of Science Academy results in a certificate once successfully completed. Completing the 'Co-reviewing with a mentor' course...
Fri, 30 Jul, 2021 at 12:02 AM
What manuscript should I select for my practice review?
Please choose a published paper from your field of research to review. Pre-prints (such as those from osf.io) are excellent papers to practice reviewing as ...
Mon, 31 May, 2021 at 11:19 PM
I have completed a course, where can I download my certificate?
Once you have completed all the modules and final knowledge check or assignment of a course you have to click 'exit the course' in order for the s...
Fri, 30 Jul, 2021 at 12:17 AM
Once graduated will I start to receive reviewer requests?
We recommend Academy graduates with at least one authored publication that is indexed in the Web of Science to our partner journal editors within our servic...
Mon, 31 May, 2021 at 11:22 PM
Who can enrol in Web of Science Academy courses?
The courses on the Web of Science Academy platform are aimed at and designed for early career researchers that have already started publishing their researc...
Mon, 31 May, 2021 at 11:17 PM
Can I get academic credit for completing courses on the Web of Science Academy
If you are a grad student, clinical researcher, PhD or postdoctoral scholar there's a chance that doing external courses for your own professional or a...
Mon, 31 May, 2021 at 11:24 PM
Can I complete courses on mobile?
Yes there is an app you can download. If you try and go to the Web of Science Academy on your phone or tablet you'll be prompted to download the app. T...
Sun, 13 Jun, 2021 at 7:35 PM