Repository: JMIR Preprints

Full Name: JMIR Preprints
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Description: A preprint server for pre-publication/pre-peer-review preprints intended for community review as well as ahead-of-print (accepted) manuscripts.
Accepted Content Types: Research manuscripts, blog posts, online reports, Preprints
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Contact: [email protected],
Disciplinary Scope: Broad life & biomedical research
Keywords: Broad Life, biomedical, Life Sciences, JMIR, Medicine
Launch Date: 2020
Platform: Custom JMIR Framework
Platform Languages: English
Record Count: Full text : 58
Repository Type: Disciplinary
Service Pricing: None
Status: Open
Terms of Use: Yes
Last Update: 6/18/21
Accessibility of Conflict of Interest Procedures:
Business Model: For Profit
Funding: Internal funding
Countries: <a href="">Canada</a>
Owner Full Name: JMIR Publications Inc
Owner Short Name: JMIR
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Ownership Type: Publishing organisation (publisher)
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Access to Content: Author choice: No reader registration required, or reader can view basic content (title, abstract) without account but must register to view and download full content
Access to Metadata: Anyone may access the metadata free of charge
Account Creation: Needed for submission or to access full content regarding the choice of the author
Functional Description: Yes via FAQ
Interoperability: No
Metadata Formats: No
Metadata Languages: English
Metadata Properties: Title, Identifier, Publication/deposition date, Author name(s), Abstract, License types(s), Journal currently submitted to
Method for Reuse of Metadata: Openly available via Crossref (when available)
Open Source: No
Permission for Re-use of Metadata: None
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Function Service Details
Commenting/Annotation Local function Yes : Commenting (including annotation plug-ins)
Endorsement Local function Yes : Via Open Peer Review Process of the website
Indexing/Search Local function Yes : PubMed
Indexing/Search PubMed
Metrics Local function Social media interactions are visible to everyone
Peer Review Local function Yes via Open Peer review : Submissions are open for anybody to peer-review. Once two peer-review reports of reasonable quality have been received, we will send these peer-review reports to the author, and may offer transfer to a partner journal, which has its own editor or editorial board.
Revision and Follow-up Local function Yes : On the website we can follow the worflow of the review of the article
Academic Applicant Only?: Yes
Accepted Content Formats: Word doc
Accepted Content Languages: English
Accepted Content Level: Research only
Accepted Supplementary Content:
Associated Editor: No
Associated Journal: JMIR Publications journals
Availability of Associated Content:
Journal Submission: Unrestricted
Licensing: Authors must use no license (all rights reserved)
Mechanisms to Report Concerns About Content: Email administrator
Mechanisms to Report Concerns About Plagiarism: Email administrator
Moderation: Check is done during Open Peer review proccess
Peer Review Status Indication: Yes
Persistent Identifier: DOI
Remaining Indrawn Item: JMIR will remove the content from the collection
Text Embargo: No, only if the publisher imposes an embargo period
Time from Submission to Posting: Same day
Versioning Policy: Accepts first submission only
Who can Deposit?: JMIR Publications facilitates this by allowing its authors to expose submitted manuscripts on its preprint server with a simple checkbox when submitting an article, and the preprint server is also open for non-JMIR authors
Withdrawal Authorisation: Platform
Withdrawal Policy: Yes.