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All <em>PLOS</em> Submissions to Appear on <em>bioRxiv</em>
All PLOS Submissions to Appear on bioRxiv
Kerry Grens | Feb 9, 2018
Papers sent to PLOS journals will be automatically uploaded to the preprint server before acceptance.
A Turbulent Year in the Publishing World
A Turbulent Year in the Publishing World
Diana Kwon | Dec 15, 2017
In 2017, scientists, regulators, and publishers clashed in a series of lawsuits, boycotts, mass resignations, and more.
Do Preprints Require More Rigorous Screening?
Do Preprints Require More Rigorous Screening?
Diana Kwon | Aug 1, 2017
Two manuscripts published without methods point to the importance of community policing on preprint archives.
Opinion: The Frustrating Process of Manuscript Submission
Opinion: The Frustrating Process of Manuscript Submission
Tim Birkhead, Robert Montgomerie | May 10, 2017
We suggest a centralized facility for submitting to journals—one that would benefit scientists and not only publishers.
Image of the Day: Works In Progress
Image of the Day: Works In Progress
The Scientist Staff | Apr 4, 2017
An NIH survey of 351 individuals in the research community has shown that many are supportive of interim research products like preprints.
NIH: Grant Applicants Can Cite Preprints
NIH: Grant Applicants Can Cite Preprints
Tracy Vence | Mar 27, 2017
In an agency first, the National Institutes of Health provides guidance on citing certain non-peer-reviewed publications in agency proposals and reports.
Funders Back Centralized Bio Preprint Server
Funders Back Centralized Bio Preprint Server
Bob Grant | Feb 13, 2017
Major research funding agencies lend their support to an ASAPbio-led effort to streamline the banking of non–peer-reviewed manuscripts in the life sciences.
Scientists Buck Opposition to Preprints in NIH Grant Applications
Scientists Buck Opposition to Preprints in NIH Grant Applications
Joshua A. Krisch | Jan 19, 2017
As ASAPbio and individual life scientists respond to FASEB’s statement against the inclusion of preprints in NIH grant applications, more than 600 researchers sign a petition in support of citing these non peer-reviewed works in such proposals.
Journals Seek Out Preprints
Journals Seek Out Preprints
Tracy Vence | Jan 18, 2017
With its recruitment of dedicated “preprint editors,” PLOS Genetics makes official the practice of soliciting non-peer–reviewed manuscripts posted online. 
Do Preprints Belong in Grant Applications?
Do Preprints Belong in Grant Applications?
Joshua A. Krisch | Jan 6, 2017
As the NIH questions the place of preprints in grant applications, the U.K.’s MRC encourages scientists to submit non-peer–reviewed works for consideration.