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Taxonomy in a review paper

I submitted a Review paper to a journal where the review committee reported Author did not make Taxonomy of the his review I do not understand their need. After searching the questions in this ...
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Updating the arXiv version of paper after it is published in ACM proceedings

Before submitting my paper to one of ACM's conferences, I uploaded the earlier version of the paper on arXiv. The paper has now been accepted and published in ACM proceedings. I plan to update the ...
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Are references included in page limit on ACM conferences? [closed]

I'm trying to submit to a conference, the page limit information is as follows: Full papers are a maximum of eight (8) and short papers are a maximum of four (4) double-column pages in ACM ...
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How to find Special Issue of Journals?

I was exploring IEEE and Springer to find their special issues but there is no specific link or option to track special issue articles. How can I find them for my specific domain?
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Will there by any copyright issue if we decide to add ACM Computing Classification System to our theses?

Let us say that we decide to use ACM Computing Classification System in the undergraduate and graduate theses from our department. These theses belong to the field of Computer Science and Engineering. ...
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How to use footnote for shared affiliation in ACM latex? [closed]

I'm using \documentclass{sig-alternate} to write an article. The thing is, we should use \author and then add \alignauthor, \affil, and \email for each author. Two authors has affiliation1 and the ...
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Which arXiv license to use for archiving an ACM CSUR journal?

I would like to submit the preprint version of my ACM CSURjournal (used acmsmall format of acmart latex) to arXiv. As of now, the work is peer-reviewed twice ( passed one major and currently in its ...
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Is there any guideline or consensus about reviewer's scores from ACM?

I have been wondering about if there is any document in which is stated the criteria for scoring an article according to ACM. For example, for the ACM Symposium on Applied Computing I thought that the ...
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Are all papers published by ACM indexed in DBLP?

Will a paper accepted by a new conference, whose proceedings will be published by ACM and indexed in Ei Compendex and Scopus, also be indexed in DBLP? In particular, will the proceedings of ICCBDC ...
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Do non-ACM events/conferences publish & index their final proceedings in the ACM digital library?

I am looking into options to submit my research paper to this conference: - http://www.icbdr.org/ or - http://www.iccbdc.org/index.html Both of the links indicate that after acceptance, the paper ...
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What to do on immediate rejection from journal citing “Similarity Score” that is too high, but specific instances are just boilerplate text?

I have received an immediate reject notice from the journal ACM CSUR mentioning that my written survey had 13% similar materials with respect to the online available sources. Passing through the ...
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Given the traditional ACM copyright license, is it legal to publish the paper on ResearchGate? [duplicate]

The ACM license states (iii) Post the Accepted Version of the Work on (1) the Author's home page, (2) the Owner's institutional repository, (3) any repository legally mandated by an agency ...
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Publication process in the Communications of the ACM

Does anybody have experience publishing at the Communications of the ACM? I couldn't find any information about average duration of the review cycle or acceptance rates.
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Use the ACM ICPS template

I got a paper accepted with the feedback "Use the ACM ICPS template" However, I used the latex template found at http://www.acm.org/publications/proceedings-template (\documentclass{sig-alternate-...
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ACM CCS concepts

I want to generate the ACM Computing Classification System (CCS) concepts code in latex. My topic comes under the title Biometrics. But I could not find the broad category where in I could place ...
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How can I change a typo in the author affiliation after publication?

I am really needing help. There is a typo on my University Name, however the paper is already published. Is there any way to still change it? The paper has been published on ACM Platform. I am very ...
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Is there a pre-publication access for ACM journals?

After a manuscript is accepted in a journal, usually it takes serveral months before it actually gets actually published. Many publishers now provide online access to the published papars, before they ...
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Submitting ACM Conference papers to ArXiv

I'm a little confused. The ACM Author Rights and Publishing Policy states: ACM authors hold the right to post copies of their own peer-reviewed accepted ACM works on any non-commercial repository ...
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Already have a DOI number but can't find it

My paper was accepted and it was given a DOI, but I can't find yet. It seems the conference didn't upload the papers for the ACM digital library yet. Is it normal? How long does it take to upload a ...
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Nominating a professor for a fellowship

I know a professor who is really brilliant, but also very modest. This professor has helped me to progress in life. Now, I want to express my gratitude by nominating him as ACM Fellow. However, I have ...
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Are publications in IEEE and ACM journals and conference proceedings considered decent quality by prospective employers in academia?

Both the ACM and IEEE have their name attached to a host of conferences and journals. Some are known to be better than others, but I feel generally that any conference or journal with the ACM or IEEE ...
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What are the pros and cons of being a volunteer editor for ACM XRDS?

I am a senior undergraduate student, and I received a mail from ACM about the openings for ACM XRDS student volunteer editors. What do these editors do? And what are the pros and cons for how would it ...
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Can I put online an accepted paper before the conference?

My paper has been accepted for a conference, I have chosen the ACM "License to Publish" and the publishers are happy with the camera-ready copy. According to the ACM license I may "Post the ...
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IEEE vs ACM membership

I'm a 3rd year PhD student of Computer Science in the UK and I was considering joining the IEEE-CIS and/or ACM as a student member. As much as the annual memberships in both are very reasonably priced,...
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IEEE and ACM gives very different results

Me and my colleague are conducting a literature search that will be used to argue about an experiment. We've just started our SLR and noticed that ACM and IEEE gives very different results. When ...
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ACM-IEEE Proceedings publication notification (2015)

Is there a way for me to be notified automatically when a ACM or IEEE conference proceedings is published? I was unable to find such option in either of their websites. How else do researchers (...
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Is there a way to get the complete proceedings for an ACM conference?

Do you know any way to get the complete proceedings for ACM conferences? I know that I can go to the ACM digital library and see the table of contents for a conference and then get the pdf for ...
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Where to get ACM references for MS Word?

Does someone know where to get the correctly formatted ACM references for submissions to ACM? Google Scholar and dl.acm.org don't seem to provide the correct formatting.
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Publishing at a venue without ACM/IEEE brand?

My PhD Supervisor asked me to submit one of my work at an upcoming International Conference. He is amongst the program committee members. I was having a look at its committee members, the Advisory ...
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If I upload a draft of my paper to arXiv, will I still be able to publish in an IEEE or ACM publication?

Since IEEE/ACM will eventually own the copyright of the papers they publish, and since they charge for access to papers, if I have a paper on arXiv is that a problem for them?
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What does it mean that a conference is sponsored by ACM or IEEE?

Some conferences are established by IEEE and ACM, others by only one of them. I thought at first that such organizations somehow maintain a certain degree of high quality in the affiliated ...
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Does ACM have a style guide for authors?

I am writing a paper for an ACM transactions publication precisely using the acmsmall format. However, I am yet to find a comprehensive Do's and Don'ts for writers with regards to style. For example, ...
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Is the new ACM 2012 taxonomy usable/in use?

I've wasted about an hour trying to figure out how I'm supposed to categorise an ACM article using the new 2012 taxonomy here, and how I'm supposed to represent those categories in my article. On the ...