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Potential Plagiarism by a reviewer (that we recommended to PC chair)

I recently submitted a paper to a conference and received four positive reviews and one negative review. The negative reviewer did not want any discussion on the paper, so we contacted the program ...
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Can I present an article at a conference, if it has previously been put on arxiv and sent to a journal?

I have written a research article in the field of mathematics. This article has been put by me at https://arxiv.org/, which means now it is accessible by anyone, and also this article has been ...
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Does the posted date in SSRN change if you upload a new version?

I have decided to upload a paper I wrote to SSRN, in part because I want the date in which the paper was uploaded to be publicly available. However, SSRN allows you to upload new versions of your ...
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Can a pre-print manuscript co-author have the submission taken down if they object to its posting after the fact?

I really want to submit a manuscript to a pre-print server, where it would be only proper to include the P.I. as a co-author. Only problem is that our relationship is completely shot, and the P.I. ...
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Better to mention a paper as "under review" on the CV, or provide a paper's arXiv link (on the CV) to a selection committee?

I have a research article (a large work that lasted years) that just went "under review", in a well-regarded journal. More or less at the same time, i.e. in around 1 week, there will be the ...
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Short comment paper - time to review Vs urgency of the topic

Several weeks ago, I submitted a comment paper/policy brief of about 800 words to a journal. The paper critiques frequent reports published by major international organizations, which I believe ...
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Could uploading a paper on arXiv before publishing it in a journal lead to being "scooped", or does it actually prevent that?

On Quora, I found that one of the disadvantages of uploading papers on arXiv before publishing them in journals, is that one of being "scooped". For example: What are some disadvantages of ...
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The type of CC-license chosen will affect how the preprint may be shared and reused (from: npj Complexity, by Springer Nature)

From ArXiv, we know about the following possibilities for a license: You may elect to make the Work available under one of the following licenses that you shall select at the time of submission: (1) ...
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Should I include my preprints in Google Scholar after their publication in a journal, if they have been cited?

I published my manuscript on a preprint server (bioRxiv) a few months ago. We then submitted the paper to a journal for peer-review and we are currently at the final stages of it. In the meantime, my ...
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Clarification on Preprint Submission Policy during Manuscript Review in Springer journal

I am currently facing a situation regarding the submission of a preprint while my manuscript is under review. I submitted my paper to The International Journal of Advances in Engineering Sciences and ...
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Format multiple affiliations/institutions for medRxiv

I am submitting to medRxiv. In the "author list" part of the submission process, each author has only one line for an institution. There are no obvious ways of adding more lines. I can see ...
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What should I do if Google Scholar doesn't link to the published version even after 7 months? [closed]

My last paper was published around July 2023 but when I check it on Google Scholar, till now it only shows the preprint version. Because of that, even the latest citations go to my preprint version. I ...
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Does submitting in PhilArchive affect submission in journals? [duplicate]

I wanted to submit a paper to PhilArchive (an open-access e-print archive in philosophy). If I want to submit this paper to a journal afterwards, does this prior submission to PhilArchive affect the ...
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Can preprint withdrawals lead to retraction of articles prior to the preprint?

I was a participant in research/“quality improvement” without informed consent that was life threatening. There has been an IRB investigation going on since June. And an investigation by a publisher ...
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Can you submit for journal publication an institutional working paper?

Journals are nowadays fairly open to preprints before submission (e.g. Nature policies here https://www.nature.com/nature-portfolio/editorial-policies/preprints-and-conference-proceedings). However, ...
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Can I add a preprint directly to OSF even though it is already published on OSF?

So basically, I have this paper my team and I wrote for a data challenge. It's published, and available as a project on Open Science Framework (OSF). However, it doesn't show up on Google Scholar, and ...
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Do published research papers cite preprints?

Do journals publish papers that cite preprints? I have an article where a good chunk of work is based on a preprint and I have cited it, accordingly. But that preprint was released on arXiv in 2021 ...
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Choosing the content of the preprint

A paper was submitted to a journal, and now I am thinking of submitting a preprint on ArXiv. However, I wouldn't want to release publicly one of the examples in the paper yet, and would submit the ...
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What are the most reasonable side margins for a (math) preprint?

When disseminating your research with a preprint, is there ever a disadvantage to using (almost) the full printable page area? I see overwhelming advantages to using the entire page: The page count ...
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Does a journal manuscript simultaneously deposited in preprint have more chances to be published after peer-review?

As simple question as this: does a preprint have a better chance of being published after peer-review, than a journal article that is not or was not a preprint? Note that the manuscript was submitted ...
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Does Pre-Print compromise anonymity for a later peer-review?

I'm from a social scientific field, so pre-prints are just becoming more and more "normal." Therefore, I'm a little in the dark regarding certain things. I'm planning to publish a pre-print ...
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I couldn't find my preprint anywhere... How should I do? [closed]

I remembered that I ticked to share my manuscript with preprint by mistake three months ago, during the submission process Journal of Hazardous Materials Some days after, my manuscript was immediate ...
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Endorsement for arXiv when shifting field of research [duplicate]

I have worked for many years in data analysis in molecular biology / medicine / medical physics and also worked in such research institutions publishing a large number of papers. Therefore I have ...
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Why is my arXiv paper not generating an arXiv watermark?

The paper I submitted was automatically processed by arXiv without a watermark. All other normal papers have the arXiv watermark on the left side of the first page.
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Should I upload a preprint in multiple repositories?

Recently we submitted a paper to the Springer Telecommunication Systems journal, and we would like to upload the preprint to a repository, such as arXiv or TechRxiv. Is it wise to upload the preprint ...
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Storing scientific content on github [duplicate]

I have a scientific paper that I would like to protect from theft or other proprietary data, is it possible to store the data and the manuscript in a private github repository as a pre-print in order ...
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Refereeing an arXiv preprint

I accepted a request to referee a mathematics paper (available as an arXiv preprint long before it was submitted), but haven't started to write a report yet. Before receiving the referee request I'd ...
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Would reviewers verify the articles that my manuscript is based on?

I have written a manuscript which is based on some results of a preprint. I have submitted it to a journal and it is under review. Will the reviewers also verify the results of the preprint? One thing ...
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Can I submit a paper to arXiv when it is still pending on Hal, and waiting to be transferred from HAL to arXiv?

I submitted my first paper to HAL over eight days ago. It is still on awaiting moderation status. When I deposed it on Hal, I checked the box indicating that I wanted it transferred to arXiv. But ...
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Preprint to arXiv before submission to an AIP journal, how exactly to modify it after 1) submission, 2) acceptance?

From AIP's Web Posting Guidelines for Journal Authors: For noncommercial free-access preprint servers (e.g., arXiv) You may post the preprint prior to submission and/or acceptance, using the credit ...
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Is the HAL-id shown on a paper awaiting moderation definitive?

I deposited a paper on HAL-archive yesterday, and it's now "awaiting moderation", so it's not online yet. It has an assigned HAL-id. I am writing an application that will expire before the ...
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How long it will take to see a preprint after submitting it to EarthArXiv

Does anyone know how long it will take to see a preprint after submitting it to EarthArXiv? I cannot locate any relevant information on the website.
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Under review paper appearing on SSRN

I recently submitted an article to an Elsevier journal X. The article was consider out-of-scope, so I re-submitted it to another Elsevier journal Y (via article transfer). Thus, the article is ...
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Using a copyrighted figure for an article posted to a non-commercial preprint server

I need to use a figure from a published paper that is non open access, and copyrighted. What is the general advice for going about this? Do people tend to pay the fee for access to reproduce it? Or do ...
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Advice on choosing a pre-print server (Social Sciences)

I have submitted an article to a journal for peer review. The journal allows the manuscript to be submitted to a non-commercial pre-print server at any time. I am new to publishing, and am wondering ...
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Does the link to an arxiv article change if I update the article?

As the title says, I am submitting a preprint to arxive. If I have a copy of the link to the article, does the link change when I upload an updated version of the same article?
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Preprint got published on Authorea without sending it to review (desk rejection). Is this how it is supposed to happen?

I just submitted a manuscript to a journal that uses the ScholarOne Submission system. There was the option to agree that the manuscript will be published as a preprint on Authorea. It says: New! ...
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When to submit to viXra (rather than arXiv or not at all)?

arxiv has the description: arXiv is a free distribution service and an open-access archive for 2,146,943 scholarly articles in the fields of physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative ...
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Circulating manuscript without explicit consent

I am a mathematics PhD student in the Western world. I have a (single author) preprint in mathematics that I think will help my postdoc applications a lot. I wrote up the preprint about a month back, ...
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Is there a "blind" e-print service?

Motivated by questions such as Double blind review allowing arXiv submissions : is there a respectable e-print website (ideally Arxiv itself) that allows me to submit a "blind preprint", i.e....
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Does the license for arXiv uploads apply to TeX source or the PDF?

I am wondering to which of the content that I publish on arXiv the license I chose during publication applies. Let's assume that I uploaded just a single TeX-source file and filled out the form with ...
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Merging Altmetrics of pre-print and published version

My pre-print obtained a high Altmetric Attention Score as it was reported in multiple news outlets and blogs, and widely discussed on Twitter. One-and-a-half-year later, the paper was finally ...
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How does one keep hammering on another study in preprints so forcefully that one gets temporarily banned from posting to arXiv?

The September 26, 2022 news item in Science ‘Something is seriously wrong’: Room-temperature superconductivity study retracted discusses one individual who levied substantial criticism of the study, ...
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Sending your potential advisors your preprint that you have not posted on arXiv

I have written up a preprint that I have not posted on arXiv yet, as I keep modifying it. It is advisable to send that preprint to my potential postdoctoral advisors before I have posted it on arXiv, ...
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Research motivated by referee assignment

I was recently asked to review a paper. I liked the paper a lot and eventually recommended it for publication after minor revisions. The paper inspired me to do further research on some questions ...
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Is it safe to publish a number theory formula in OSF or preprints.org?

I have a new number theory formula. I am a software engineer, but I am interested in number theory. I do not have an endorsement on arXiv, so I am left with two popular choices, OSF and preprints.org. ...
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Uploading a preliminary version of a book/monograph to arXiv

Suppose you're working on a lengthy text that you would like to publish as a book or a "research monograph". For example in mathematics stuff like Springer Lecture Notes, Memoirs of the AMS, ...
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How to cite a paper with two titles: preprint title different from published version

How do you cite a paper whose preprint title differs from the published version? It's not so uncommon that publishers ask the authors to change the name of paper in the publication process. This is ...
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Why is it that sometimes in bibliography, DOI information is added?

When I'm casually browsing through bibliography section of preprints, sometimes I find that an author will also include the DOI information in the citation. For example, I just picked a random Arxiv ...
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Which journals accept articles already out as preprints?

I want to send our preprint, that we put online around three months ago, to a journal. How can I know which journals accept articles previously put online as a preprint? Many of them do not mention ...
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