What makes a good and bad peer reviewer? And who can be a peer reviewer anyhow? Get answers to the big questions on becoming a peer reviewer and helping to advance credible, valuable science for your sake and for society’s sake.
Many journals let you recommend reviewers for your manuscript when you submit it for publication. Learn how to use this opportunity to get expert feedback on your work while making a journal editor’s job a bit easier (that’s a good thing).
Editors working on articles for language do two things: They correct (often following checklists and style guides) and they enhance readability. These two parts of the editing process are both very important.
Deciding which academic articles to read can feel like an intimidating task, particularly if your research interests are in a well-established field. A keyword search in online databases such as EconLit, PsycInfo, PubMed, SCOPUS, and Web of Science may yield hundreds or even thousands of results.