Fifteen journals to outsource peer-review decisions

« Some scholarly publishers have already outsourced operations like copy editing and printing. Now, 15 journals are outsourcing something central to science itself: the peer-review process. The journals, which include BMJ Open Science and Royal Society Open Science, say they will accept articles reviewed by a nonprofit “peer community” organization. (…) »

source >, Cathleen O’Grady, 19 avril 2021