It’s been nearly one year since the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) took effect on May 25th, 2018. GDPR is a legal initiative that sets strict guidelines for the collection and processing of personal information of European Union citizens.
Users of a peer review system need to be able to quickly surface communications. In the past, if a user wanted to view correspondence specific to an individual, they needed to search across multiple database tables using reporting functionality. This problem is solved with the addition of Personal Correspondence History in Editorial Manager version 16.0.
The Council of Science Editors (CSE) held their annual meeting earlier this week in Columbus, OH. Aries is pleased to have exhibited and sponsored the Wi-Fi for the conference.
When Author manuscripts are rejected by a journal, they often must repeat the submission process on one or more subsequent journals. Reviewers face the issue of repeating reviews for the same content if selected again. Both contribute to a great loss of time and effort, and can leave Authors and Reviewers irritated and less willing to resubmit their work.