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What to Consider When Submitting Your Paper to an Open Peer-Review Journal

Open peer-review, and open science in general, is a topic of increasing interest among scientists. Open peer-review journals provide online referee reports to readers alongside a published paper, working towards the goal of increasing transparency in academia and scholarly communications. Some open peer-review models also require referee identities to be revealed to authors or the public, which is usually done once a paper’s peer-review process has been completed.

Here are some important points to consider in deciding whether or not to submit your work to an open peer-review journal:
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