It's Our Preprint Anniversary! | The Official PLOS Blog

peter.suber's bookmarks 2019-05-01


"Can you believe it’s been one whole year since we launched our preprint-posting partnership with bioRxiv? This calls for a celebration!

Just last May, we began offering authors the choice of having PLOS post their manuscript to the preprint server, bioRxiv, when they submitted to a PLOS journal*. Our opt-in service has made it easier for authors to post their work early and has encouraged many authors to try preprinting their research for the first time. As of today, we’ve posted more than 2,500 preprints!

Many of our authors have now seen their work go from preprint to published and it’s amazing to see the transformation their work has taken – just take a look at the examples below...."


From feeds:

Open Access Tracking Project (OATP) » peter.suber's bookmarks

Tags: oa.plos oa.preprints oa.growth oa.milestones oa.biorxiv oa.biology oa.versions

Date tagged:

05/01/2019, 15:42

Date published:

05/01/2019, 11:42