Reviewer Recognition

We want to make the process of partnering with Publons as simple as possible for you and your reviewers. We’ve put together this set of FAQs which address the main queries from onboarding publishers.

How does Reviewer Recognition Work?
What is Publons? Publons aims to speed up research by harnessing the power of peer review.  We provide a platform that allows researchers to track, ...
Tue, 25 Feb, 2020 at 5:29 AM
What review information is made public?
By default, the only review information displayed on a researcher's profile is the name of the journal reviewed for and the number of reviews performed...
Tue, 16 Aug, 2022 at 12:17 AM
Which Editorial Management Systems are supported?
Publons supports integrations with all the major EMS providers including ScholarOne Manuscripts, Editorial Manager, eJournalPress, Manuscript Manager, River...
Tue, 21 Apr, 2020 at 9:12 AM
How long does it take to get setup?
Set up time varies depending on the number of journals and any specific requirements you have. However most journals could get set up within 2-3 weeks.
Thu, 13 Feb, 2020 at 4:44 AM
What do you need to configure?
There are two main technical considerations when integrating a journal with Publons.  Asking your reviewers if they want to opt in for Publons recogni...
Thu, 13 Feb, 2020 at 4:48 AM
What is the post publication reviewer engagement email (PPREE)?
The post-publication reviewer engagement email alerts reviewers to the publication of the manuscript that they reviewed. It is sent to reviewers two we...
Wed, 15 Jun, 2016 at 10:21 AM
How does the Publons-ScholarOne API work?
If your journals are on ScholarOne, the Publons-ScholarOne API is a robust, quick and reliable way to integrate your journals with Publons Reviewer Recognit...
Thu, 13 Feb, 2020 at 4:49 AM
How do you verify reviews?
Verifying reviews means confirming that the reviewer actually performed the review for your journal(s).   Verification is a critical part rewarding reviewe...
Tue, 31 Mar, 2020 at 4:18 PM
How does review privacy work on Publons?
By default, the only review information displayed on the Public profile is the name of the journal or conference you reviewed for and the number of reviews ...
Mon, 24 Feb, 2020 at 8:31 PM
How does Publons integrate with ORCID?
The ORCiD (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) is a nonproprietary code used to identify academic authors and contributors.  The registry of these unique id...
Tue, 16 Nov, 2021 at 4:52 PM