Reviewers

Can two reviewers who have worked on the same review both get recognition for their work (co-authored reviews)?
Yes. We support coauthored reviews by default. The person who was the journal's point of contact during the reviewing process (hereafter referred t...
Mon, 12 Mar, 2018 at 4:24 PM
Formatting your review
Publons allows you to create well-formatted reviews using Markdown and can support equations using the mathjax javascript plugin. Put simply, it enables...
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018 at 10:32 AM
What security measures do you use to ensure my privacy?
We're serious about respecting and maintaining your privacy.  When you sign up to Publons, your default review preference settings are configured as:...
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018 at 10:39 AM
Not all reviews are created equal. How do you reward great reviews?
Rewarding high-quality reviews is important. At the same time, we are trying to build a positive site where all contributions are welcome.  So, rather than ...
Mon, 25 Sep, 2017 at 12:02 PM
How do I verify my email address?
Verified email addresses are a crucial element of your Publons account. Reviews cannot be added to your profile via reviews@publons.com without a verif...
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018 at 11:18 AM
What is the difference between Pre-publication vs. Post-publication Review?
With your Publons profile, you can keep a record of the pre-publication reviews you've written for journals or write post-publication reviews of any ...
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018 at 11:57 AM
How do I delete or edit a review?
You are able to delete or modify your reviews by clicking "Edit" alongside the relevant review on the Review History page of your Private Dashboar...
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018 at 12:00 PM
How do I enter my affiliations?
Adding your affiliation to your Publons profile is a great way to share your background with experts on Publons, as well as editors looking for reviewers.  ...
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018 at 12:08 PM
How do I get past reviews automatically added to my profile?
Publons periodically (and securely) checks for past review records with participating journals and publishers.  When we can match an unclaimed review wi...
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018 at 2:41 PM
How do I automatically export my verified review history to my ORCiD profile?
Head to your dashboard, either by clicking on your profile picture in the top right-hand corner and selecting ‘Dashboard’ or by clicking on 'Home&...
Wed, 29 Nov, 2017 at 5:14 AM