Repository: MindRxiv

Full Name: MindRxiv
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Description: Open archive for research on mind and contemplative practices
Accepted Content Types: Working papers, preprints, published papers, data, and code
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Contact: contact+[email protected]
Disciplinary Scope: Mind and contemplative practices
Keywords: Mind, Anthropology, Pyschology, Philosophy
Launch Date: Aug-17
Platform: Open Science Framework
Platform Languages: English
Record Count: Full text : 242
Repository Type: Multidisciplinary
Service Pricing: None
Status: Open
Terms of Use: Yes
Last Update: 6/15/21
Accessibility of Conflict of Interest Procedures:
Business Model: Non Profit
Funding: Community operators pay a fee based on usage and COS subsidizes the other portion through fundraised support
Objectives: This service is part of Mind & Life’s commitment to opening up contemplative research—to reach more people more effectively, to improve research practices, and to build the future of scholarly communication.
Countries: <a href="">United States</a>
Owner Full Name: Mind & Life Institute
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Ownership Type: Academic institution
Scientific Technical Committees: Yes : includes researchers.
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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
Functional Description: Yes via a Youtube video
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: Openly available via API
Open Source: Yes
Permission for Re-use of Metadata: None
Persistence of Content: COS Preservation Fund to maintain read access for 50+ years
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Function Service Details
Commenting/Annotation Local function Yes : Commenting (including annotation plug-ins)
Endorsement Local function Yes, via Plaudit
Endorsement Plaudit
Indexing/Search Local function Yes : Google Scholar, SHARE, Microsoft Academic, Unpaywall
Indexing/Search Google Scholar
Indexing/Search SHARE
Indexing/Search Microsoft Academic
Indexing/Search Unpaywall
Metrics Local function Downloads are visible to everyone
Academic Applicant Only?: Yes
Accepted Content Formats: Any format supported by OSF platform (PDF preferred)
Accepted Content Languages: English
Accepted Content Level: Academic and Scholary research only
Accepted Supplementary Content: Researchers can attach data, code, or other research materials to their papers by including them in the associated project.
Associated Editor: No
Associated Journal: No
Availability of Associated Content: Sharing data and code on the Open Science Framework is encouraged, in the spirit of openness and transparency.
Journal Submission: Unrestricted
Licensing: Authors are provided with a choice of licenses: CC0, CC BY, no license required; with CC0 preferred
Mechanisms to Report Concerns About Content: Email administrator
Mechanisms to Report Concerns About Plagiarism: Email administrator
Moderation: In retrospect : Akismet spam filtering (automatic on all OSF content), Content within scope
Peer Review Status Indication: No
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: Same day
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: At author's request with moderator approval
Withdrawal Policy: Yes. Plagiarism, false or inaccurate content