Preprints: Policy and Process Considerations

Preprints: Policy and Process Considerations

13 Mar 2019, 14:30 - 15:30

The Faculty
Language:
English

A growing number of scholars are choosing to make a version of a research manuscript freely available through a preprint server before the final version is published by a journal. Preprint servers have been launched in many academic disciplines. This seminar will address practical policy and process considerations for journal publishers and society meeting and communications staff. It will cover the submission and screening operations of preprint servers, how servers integrate with journals, community responses to preprints, linking between preprints and versions of record, license considerations, and the development of journal policies around this emergent form of scholarly communication

Contributors

  • Dr. John Inglis

    Speaker

    Co-Founder

    bioRxiv and medRxiv

    Dr. John Inglis is the co-founder of bioRxiv and medRxiv, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory’s preprint...

  • Theodora Bloom

    Speaker

    Executive Editor

    The BMJ

    Theodora Bloom is Executive Editor of The BMJ, with responsibility for strategy, ethics and policies. A research scientist by training, she has a PhD...

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