• Time for Peer Review Week!

Time for Peer Review Week!

September 19th to 25th is Peer Review Week! Peer Review Week is a global event celebrating the essential role that peer review has in maintaining scientific quality. The goal is to bring together individuals, institutions, and organizations committed to sharing the central message that good peer review, whatever shape or form it

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  • Fake Peer Reviews Lead to Mass Retraction of Articles

Fake Peer Reviews Lead to Mass Retraction of Articles

A leading scientific publisher has retracted 64 articles in 10 journals after an internal investigation discovered fabricated peer-review reports linked to the articles’ publication. The retractions are only the latest batch as scientific publishers struggle to deal with the increasing wave of fake peer review. Fake peer review occurs when

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  • ORCID: A System to Tie Authors With Their Publications
  • ORCID: A System to Tie Authors With Their Publications

ORCID: A System to Tie Authors With Their Publications

Wondering what to do if other researchers have the same name as you, or if you have published articles under different name formats? How can people tell which publications are yours? There is a solution: ORCID. ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) provides researchers with a unique digital identifier (an ORCID

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