Publons Reviewer Connect Quick Reference Guide

What is Publons Reviewer Connect for Funders?
Publons Reviewer Connect for Funders is a tool to find, screen, and connect with the subject-matter experts needed to peer review grant applications.
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Who is it for?
Publons Reviewer Connect for Funders is designed specifically for research funders to find experts needed to review research grant applications and to build...
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How does it work?
Publons Reviewer Connect solves three problems: Finding peer review candidates Screening candidates’ fitness-for-purpose Reliably connecting wit...
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How is it different from other reviewer search tools?
Publons Reviewer Connect for Funders is the only reviewer search tool that uses cross-publisher peer review and publication data from trusted sources (Web o...
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How is a search performed?
In order to provide effective search results, Publons Reviewer Connect requires the following inputs. These fields are requested each time a search is perfo...
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How does the search work?
Combining the power of the Web of Science Core Collection citation index with the exclusive Publons Peer Review database, Reviewer Connect searches through ...
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What do search results look like?
Here’s an example of search results at a glance, and when you click on a suggested reviewer: Suggestions at a glance: Review candidate profile:...
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What is the ‘availability’ feature used by researchers on Publons?
Researchers with a Publons profile can indicate when they are unavailable to review new grant applications from their private dashboard. This information is...
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How do you ensure data privacy?
Publons Reviewer Connect is at the cutting edge of data privacy best-practice.  We have robust and comprehensive processes in alignment with GDPR and proced...
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How can I gain access?
Publons Reviewer Connect for Funders is available as a standalone product from publons.com or via our API. Complete the form at here and one of our repr...
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