Repository: AgriRxiv

Full Name: AgriRxiv
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Description: agriRxiv (pronounced ‘agri-archive’) is a free, open access source of unpublished preprints across the agricultural sciences.
Accepted Content Types: Research articles, case studies, systematic reviews
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Contact: [email protected]
Disciplinary Scope: Agriculture, food, environment
Keywords: Agriculture, food, environment
Launch Date: 2017
Platform: Custom CABI Framework
Platform Languages: English
Record Count: Full text : 138
Repository Type: Disciplinary
Service Pricing: None
Status: Open
Terms of Use: Yes
Last Update: 9/25/22
Accessibility of Conflict of Interest Procedures:
Business Model: Non Profit
Funding: Supported by CABI
Objectives: "We are committed to sharing knowledge. Knowledge is the application of information, augmented by experience. Knowledge enables people to support themselves and improve their lives when it is communicated effectively."
Countries: <a href="">United Kingdom</a>
Owner Full Name: Centre for Agriculture and Bioscience International
Owner Short Name: CABI
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Ownership Type: International, inter-governmental, organization
Scientific Technical Committees: Yes advisory board is made up of active researchers and users. Renewal of membership is based on regular discussion and confirmation of commitment
User Committees: Yes advisory board is made up of active researchers and users. Renewal of membership is based on regular discussion and confirmation of commitment
Access to Content: Anyone may access full items free of charge
Access to Metadata: Anyone may access the metadata free of charge
Account Creation: Only needed for submission
Backups: CABI takes a back up of its content every 24 hours
Functional Description: Yes guidance is supplied in the About section :
Interoperability: No
Metadata Formats: No
Metadata Languages: English
Metadata Properties: Title, Identifier, Publication/deposition date, Author name(s), Abstract, Relational link to final journal publication (e.g. in crossref metadata), License type(s), Subject category
Method for Reuse of Metadata: Available for free upon request
Open Source: No
Permission for Re-use of Metadata: Request to platform or author needed
Persistence of Content: CABI commits to preserving availability of the content
Preservation Policy: CABI commits to preserving availability of the content
Function Service Details
Commenting/Annotation Local function Yes : Commenting (including annotation plug-ins)
Indexing/Search Local function Yes : Google Scholar, Crossref, Researcher-app, CAB Abstracts
Indexing/Search Google Scholar
Indexing/Search Crossref
Indexing/Search Researcher App
Indexing/Search CAB Abstracts
Metrics Local function Downloads and other analytics
Metrics PlumX Metrics
Peer Review Local function Links provided to journals including support in finding a journal and its stated preprint policy.
Text Mining Local function Yes
Writing/Formatting Local function Links to author services and support resources.
Academic Applicant Only?: Yes
Accepted Content Formats: PDF
Accepted Content Languages: Any language (including Arabic, English, French, Indonesian)
Accepted Content Level: Research articles, case studies, systematic reviews
Accepted Supplementary Content: Authors should upload a single PDF file including their full article, tables and figures. We recommend data sets are deposited into a data repository such as CKAN, to which the preprint will be linked.
Associated Editor: No
Associated Journal: No
Author PID: No
Availability of Associated Content: Publishing data along with your paper has been shown to drive more citations, increase the transparency of research, and support collaboration. agriRxiv strongly advocates for the sharing of data, and supports the use of CABI’s CKAN site as a place for the publication of agricultural and environmental data:
Journal Submission: Unrestricted
Licensing: Authors are provided with a choice of licenses: CC0 1.0 Universal, CC BY Attribution 4.0 International
Mechanisms to Report Concerns About Content: Email administrator. Staff, volunteers
Mechanisms to Report Concerns About Plagiarism: Email support ([email protected])
Moderation: Beforehand : Content within scope, Manuscript is complete (methods, references), Text overlap detection
Peer Review Status Indication: Yes
Persistent Identifier: DOI, single DOI retained for all versions
Remaining Indrawn Item: Basic information remains on a tombstone page
Text Embargo: No, only if the publisher imposes an embargo period
Time from Submission to Posting: Within 72h
Versioning Policy: Accepts new version. All version are archieved and visible for readers.
Who can Deposit?: Anyone can post on the platform. Only an account is required ( The creation of the account is free).
Withdrawal Authorisation: Platform
Withdrawal Policy: Yes. agriRxiv reserves the right to remove any articles that contain plagiarized material or describe experimental work that is not performed in accordance with the relevant ethical standards for research using animals or human subjects