Repository: Open Research Europe

Full Name: Open Research Europe
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Description: 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.
Accepted Content Types: Journal articles, Preprints
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Contact: [email protected]
Disciplinary Scope: Agricultural and veterinary sciences, Humanities and the arts, Natural sciences, Engineering and technology, Medical and health sciences, Social sciences
Keywords: Horizon 2020, Europe
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Platform: Custom F1000 software
Platform Languages: English
Record Count: Full text : 71
Repository Type: European project
Service Pricing: None
Status: Open
Terms of Use: Yes
Last Update: 6/21/21
Accessibility of Conflict of Interest Procedures:
Business Model: Non Profit
Funding: Internal funding
Countries: <a href="">European Union</a>
Owner Full Name: European Commission
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Ownership Type: Governmental institution
Scientific Technical Committees: Yes : includes researchers.
User Committees: Yes : Advisory board
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 FAQ
Interoperability: No
Metadata Formats: No
Metadata Languages: English
Metadata Properties: Title, Identifier, Publication/deposition date, Author name(s), Abstract, Author affiliation(s), Funder acknowledgement(s), Subject category, Full-text content, Institution, Competing interests, Referee (name, affiliation, referee report), Commenter (name, text, affiliation), Study type, article type
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: Preprints permanently archived in Portico
Preservation Policy:
Function Service Details
Bibliographic References Management Local function Yes : Sciwheel, EndNote, Ref. Manager, Bibtex, ProCite and Sente
Commenting/Annotation Local function Yes : Commenting (including annotation plug-ins)
Endorsement Local function Yes : Via Peer Review Process of the website
Indexing/Search Local function Yes : Google Scholar, Prepubmed, Europe PMC, SciLit
Indexing/Search Google Scholar
Indexing/Search Prepubmed
Indexing/Search Europe PMC
Indexing/Search Scilit
Metrics Local function Downloads, Views and Google Scholars Citations are visible to everyone
Metrics Altmetric
Peer Review Local function Yes : Peer review of articles published in Open Research Europe takes place after publication; once the article is published, expert reviewers are formally invited to review. The peer review is administered on behalf of the authors by the editorial team, and authors are asked not to contact the reviewers directly.
Revision and Follow-up Local function Yes : On the website we can follow the worflow of the review of the article
Text Mining Local function Yes
Academic Applicant Only?: Yes
Accepted Content Formats: Word Doc, RTF
Accepted Content Languages: English
Accepted Content Level: Research only
Accepted Supplementary Content: Supplementary data must be deposited in an approved repository and included in the article’s Data Availability section as “Extended data”. You can associate figures and tables to your article : All figures and tables must be cited and discussed in the article text, and their titles and legends should be provided in the revised/updated manuscript.
Associated Editor: No
Associated Journal: No
Availability of Associated Content: If your article contains data or source code that has been deposited in a repository (e.g. GitHub, Zenodo, Figshare), please ensure the repository is up to date and reflects the revisions made in the new version of the article.
Journal Submission: Unrestricted
Licensing: Authors must use CC BY license
Mechanisms to Report Concerns About Content: Community moderation via commenting
Mechanisms to Report Concerns About Plagiarism: Email administrator
Moderation: Beforehand : The editorial team will ensure that the authors are eligible to publish on Open Research Europe and that articles represent scholarly communications that adhere to author guidelines and the ethical and editorial policies, including data policies. The team will also check that the article is intelligible and written in good English so that it is suitable for peer review, and that its content can be fully assessed by invited peer reviewers and readers
Peer Review Status Indication: Yes
Persistent Identifier: DOI, each version receives its own DOI and own non-DOI citable identifier
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 10 days
Versioning Policy: Accepts new version. All version are archieved and visible for readers.
Who can Deposit?: Only open to research participating in Horizon 2020 program
Withdrawal Authorisation: Platform
Withdrawal Policy: Yes. Contravention of copyright, plagiarism, false or inaccurate content, ethical and legal issues