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Author-led ratings of journal quality at SciRev

By: Research Cooperative
Posted in: Journal Ratings

Vuong (2019) has described a site that aims to improve "the weakest link in the chain of scientific knowledge production", namely the peer review process employed by academic journals.

The site URL is

Here authors can register to provide their own evaluations of scientific journals they have submitted papers to, so that an author-led rating of journal quality can emerge, based primarily on experiences by authors of the peer-review process.

I recommend reading Vuong's full article, and visiting the SciRev to make your own contribution to assessing  the journals you have had experience with.

Q.-H. Vuong (2019) SciRev: an initiative for improving peer review transparancy. European Science Editing 45(1) 20.