Reviewers

Can I submit my reviews of books and project proposals etc?
At this time we only support reviews of academic manuscripts submitted to journals and conferences.
Mon, 20 Mar, 2017 at 3:06 PM
What are 'default review preferences'?
When you sign up to Publons, your default review preference settings are configured as: Privacy: Show journal Content: Hide review content You ...
Mon, 25 Sep, 2017 at 12:25 PM
Exporting verified reviews to ORCID - is this possible?
Absolutely! In order to provide maximum flexibility and utility, we have partnered with ORCID so that you can export your verified review history from Publ...
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018 at 4:38 PM
Who owns the Review?
Unless you have signed a waiver, you own the copyright to your review. You can read more about this on our blog.
Fri, 9 Dec, 2016 at 4:56 AM
Does the author have a say in what review information is available on Publons?
As an author of a reviewed publication, you can decide whether or not reviewers can publicly display the content of their reviews. This will only affect...
Mon, 25 Sep, 2017 at 12:29 PM
How do I add a post-publication review?
Writing post-publication reviews is a good way to demonstrate your expertise and writing them on Publons is a great way to bring this expertise to the atten...
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018 at 4:55 PM
Why do I need to verify my email address?
Email verification is needed to ensure that we safely assign your review to the correct profile. To verify your email address you need to follow the lin...
Mon, 25 Sep, 2017 at 12:31 PM
How do I get a DOI for my review?
Publons mints DOIs for reviews which have received at least two endorsements. You can see an example of such a review here. Any researcher on Publons ca...
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018 at 5:01 PM
How do I add my publications?
If you'd like to follow any activity surrounding your papers you can add them via the publications page of your private dashboard. This will provide yo...
Wed, 28 Mar, 2018 at 11:11 AM
What are review endorsements?
Any researcher on Publons can endorse a review. An endorsement shows that the endorser considers the review to be worthy of their advocacy. Rewarding hi...
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018 at 5:00 PM