My personal reviewing policy: No more billion-dollar donations –

peter.suber's bookmarks 2021-11-24


"I get more requests to review scientific papers than I can reasonably handle [1]. Hence, I have to decide which requests I accept and which I decline.

I want to invest my reviewing work in research that is worth to be reviewed. Furthermore, I do not want to further increase the billion dollar donations to premium publishers any more.

When deciding whether to accept or reject a review, I apply the following heuristics:

Input filter: I decline to review manuscripts that fail these checks


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Date tagged:

11/24/2021, 11:46

Date published:

11/24/2021, 06:46