In a nutshell: The four peer review stages in RIO explained

  • 04/10/2016
  • Having received a number of requests to further clarify our peer review process, we hereby provide a concise summary of the four author- and journal-organised peer review stages applicable to all research article publications submitted to RIO.    Stage 1: Author-organised pre-submission review Optional. This review process can take place in the ARPHA Writing Tool […]

    RIO supports Publons in finding this year’s Sentinels of Science

  • 19/09/2016
  • Peer Review Week is coming and this year’s topic “Recognition for Review” is rather close to our hearts! Developing the concept of RIO, among our central goals was to create a workflow that allows scientists – authors, reviewers and editors alike – to get the maximum credit for their work. RIO implements one of the […]

    RIO pricing: affordable, flexible, sustainable

  • 04/11/2015
  • Today, we are happy to announce our initial pricing scheme and launch promotions. Many people have asked us what we are going to charge for our novel services – we welcome such questions. In an age when some are charging in excess of $5000 for publishing a single open-access article, we are proud to keep […]