Function: Endorsement

Repositories providing this function

Name Status Description
AAS Open Research Open AAS Open Research is a platform for rapid publication and open peer review for researchers supported by the AAS and programs supported through its funding platform, AESA.
AfricArxiv Open AfricArXiv is a community-led digital archive for African research, working towards building an African-owned open scholarly repository; a knowledge commons of African scholarly works to catalyze the African Renaissance.
AMRC Open Research Open A platform for rapid author-led publication and open peer review of research funded by AMRC member charities
Arabixiv Closed to Submission Only The Arabic multidisciplinary preprint server for science.
ARPHA Preprints Open The submission systems limited to the participating ARPHA journals
arXiv Open arXiv is a free distribution service and an open-access archive for 1,871,031 scholarly articles in the fields of physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, quantitative finance, statistics, electrical engineering and systems science, and economics. Materials on this site are not peer-reviewed by arXiv.
biohackrxiv Open Preprints for BioHackathons
bioRxiv Open bioRxiv (pronounced "bio-archive") is a free online archive and distribution service for unpublished preprints in the life sciences.
BodoArXiv Open BodoArXiv gathers scholarly literature in medieval studies across the disciplines. It provides an open, non-profit repository for papers at different stages of gestation, including works that may later find themselves in article form and/or behind a paywall.
EcoEvoRxiv Open Information about a free preprint service for ecology, evolution and conservation.
ECSarXiv Open A free preprint service for electrochemistry and solid state science and technology.
EdArXiv Open A Preprint Server For The Education Research Community
engrxiv Open The open archive of engineering
ESSOAr Open The Earth and Space Science Open Archive (ESSOAr) is a community server established to accelerate the open discovery and dissemination of earth, environmental, and space science research by archiving and sharing early research outputs, including preprints, presentations from major scientific meetings, and important documents of scholarly societies.
F1000 Research Open An open access publishing platform supporting data deposition and sharing. Publish all your findings including null results, data notes and more. Engage with your reviewers openly and transparently. Accelerate the impact of your research.
FocUS Archive Open A free preprint service for the focused ultrasound research community.
Frenxiv Closed to Submission Only
Gates Open Research Open Gates Open Research is a platform for rapid author-led publication and open peer review of research funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
HAL Open HAL is an open archive where authors can deposit scholarly documents from all academic fields.
HRB Open Research Open HRB Open Research is a platform for HRB-funded researchers to rapidly publish their research outputs in an open and accessible way
INA-Rxiv Closed to Submission Only Openness of science in Indonesia.
IndiaRxiv Open Preprints repository server for India
JMIR Preprints Open A preprint server for pre-publication/pre-peer-review preprints intended for community review as well as ahead-of-print (accepted) manuscripts.
LawArxiv Closed to Submission Only
LingBuzz Open Welcome to LingBuzz, an article archive and a community space for Linguistics. You are highly encouraged to upload your articles - old and new, published or not.
LIS Scholarship Archive Closed to Submission Only LISSA is a place where anyone can have access to library and information science scholarship, in all its forms. As librarians and archivists, we are committed to service permanence, sustainability, discoverability, and ease of access and use.
MediArXiv Open Open Archive for Media, Film, and Communication Studies.
MetaArXiv Open An interdisciplinary archive of articles focused on improving research transparency and reproducibility.
MindRxiv Open Open archive for research on mind and contemplative practices
MNI Open Research Open MNI Open Research is a platform for rapid publication and open peer review of research conducted by Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital researchers.
NutriXiv Closed to Submission Only A preprint service for the nutritional sciences.
Open Research Europe Open Open Research Europe is an open access publishing platform for the publication of research stemming from Horizon 2020 funding across all subject areas. The platform makes it easy for Horizon 2020 beneficiaries to comply with the open access terms of their funding and offers researchers a publishing venue to share their results and insights rapidly and facilitate open, constructive research discussion.
OSF preprints Open The launch of OSF Preprints branded services continues COS’s ongoing commitment to open and transparent research practices. The new preprints service is built on our flagship platform, OSF, which helps researchers design and manage their project workflow, data storage, DOI management, and collaboration.
PaleorXiv Open A preprint archive for Paleontology Open Preprints is a platform dedicated to making early versions of research outputs permanently available and citable.
PsyArXiv Open A free preprint service for the psychological sciences
Research Square Open Research Square lets you share your work early, gain feedback from the community, and start making changes to your manuscript prior to peer review in a journal.
Sciencepaper Online Open Sciencepaper Online is an open repository and distribution service for scientific researchers in the field of all scientific fields
SocArxiv Open SocArXiv, open archive of the social sciences, provides a free, non-profit, open access platform for social scientists to upload working papers, preprints, and published papers, with the option to link data and code.
SportRxiv Open The open access subject repository for Sport, Exercise, Performance, and Health research.
SSRN Open SSRN is devoted to the rapid worldwide dissemination of research and is composed of a number of specialized research networks.
Wellcome Open Research Open Wellcome Open Research provides all Wellcome researchers with a place to rapidly publish any results they think are worth sharing. All articles benefit from rapid publication, transparent peer review and editorial guidance on making all source data openly available.
WikiJournal Preprints Open The WikiJournal Publishing Group is a set of open-access, peer-reviewed academic journals with no publishing costs to authors. Its goal is to provide free, quality-assured knowledge.
Zenodo Open Built and developed by researchers, to ensure that everyone can join in Open Science.

Services providing this function

Name Cost Description Repositories
Episciences Completely free - Episciences is a platform for overlay journals. The ambition is to provide the scientific communities with the technical means to produce quality journals, at a lower cost, widely accessible, by relying on open archives (Diamond Model). The submission of an article to a journal is done by a prior deposit of a preprint in an open archive. Episciences provides a website for each overlay journal. The articles are available in open access via the journal website and on the original Archive, whether or not it is accepted by the journal. Once the preprint has been peer-reviewed and accepted by the journal, the open archive used for the submission of the manuscript is updated with the publication references 3 Completely free - A system allowing annotation of web pages. It uses a browser plug-in or a bookmarklet (others), or it is viewable without needing a plug-in in some websites (eg biorxiv). 20
Peer Community in Completely free - A community of scientists and researchers and a platform for assessing through open peer-review and possibly recommending preprints submitted by authors. No costs implied for users. Authors submit their preprints to get a recommendation after peer-reviews and editorial decisions. The recommendation is published by the PCI together with all peer-review material. However, the service does not publish the article because which stays on the preprint server and/or may be submitted to a journal (the decision is made by the authors). 10
Plaudit Completely free - Plaudit allows researchers, identified by their ORCID, to put positive flags on articles they endorse, identified by their DOI in the publisher website. 24
Research Square Completely free - Indicates whether a preprint is currently under review in a journal. 1