Reviewers

How are research fields used on Publons?
You can enter research fields through your profile settings and these are then displayed on your profile as a means of demonstrating your academic interests...
Wed, 1 Nov, 2017 at 11:20 AM
Volunteer to review for your favourite journals (Interested reviewer feature)
Publons users can volunteer to review for any journal partnered with Publons. Here's how: Search for the journal from our journal list (located i...
Wed, 28 Mar, 2018 at 12:17 PM
How are re-reviews of the same manuscript treated?
Publons treats every round of review separately. If you review a manuscript for a second time or third time, we will assign you with a separate review re...
Mon, 4 Dec, 2017 at 10:39 AM
Show or hide your personal reviewing statistics
Publons provides you with exclusive and personalised statistics and insights about your reviewing activity and how with compares with others at your institu...
Thu, 1 Jun, 2017 at 11:04 AM
Can I add reviews of manuscripts on pre-print servers?
Yes.  Any manuscript you read on arXiv, bioRxiv, preprints, engrXiv, or any other pre-print server is ripe for reviewing on Publons. There are two ways ...
Tue, 18 Jul, 2017 at 9:23 AM
What are journal endorsements?
Any Publons user can endorse a journal.  A journal endorsement may indicate that the user has had a good experience either publishing in or reviewing for th...
Wed, 28 Mar, 2018 at 12:28 PM
Reviewer Statistics
Publons provides you with exclusive and personalised statistics and insights about your reviewing activity including how you compare with others at your ins...
Thu, 5 Apr, 2018 at 2:33 PM
How do I use my private dashboard?
Your Publons account is split into two sections: your public profile and your private dashboard.  Your public profile is visible to any visitor to the site,...
Mon, 25 Sep, 2017 at 12:38 PM
What is a Journal Integration?
Publons partners with publishers to integrate directly alongside their editors' workflow without affecting their traditional processes. You can read m...
Mon, 19 Mar, 2018 at 1:28 PM
How do Publisher and Journal Review Permissions affect me?
Some publishers require that you attain permission from the journal or the author before you make the content of your review public or sign your na...
Mon, 25 Sep, 2017 at 12:37 PM