Welcome to JournalReviewer

JournalReviewer is an independent site that aggregates information users provide about their experience with academic journals' review processes so that other others can be as informed as possible as they consider journal submissions.
Our goal is to provide users with detailed information to help them choose the best journal for the specific details of their unique submission situation.

The total number of journals in our database is 842. There are currently 273 reports submitted to JournalReviewer!

Recently added review reports

Health Communication (Taylor & Francis)
  ·  Overall quality rating: 3 / 5

Computers in Human Behavior (Elsevier)
  ·  Plausibility: 1 / 5   (desk reject)
"After 19 days the paper was desk-rejected by the editor. I got a mail with a single paragraph just saying: " [the paper] does not fit within the Aims ..."

Computers & Education (Elsevier)
  ·  Overall quality rating: 1 / 5
"After 5 to 6 weeks I got the decision of a reject based on a single reviewer.

The editor was anxious about the sample size and asked a "statistics ..."

Computers in Human Behavior (Elsevier)
  ·  Plausibility: 1 / 5   (desk reject)
"After a week I received the decision "desk reject" in a simple one-liner stating "... based on scope and topic coverage ...".

I was really confused..."

Communication Research Reports (Eastern Communication Association)
  ·  Overall quality rating: 3 / 5
"Speedy feedback! Helpful comments from reviewers. Clear, crisp communication from the new editor. I did have one concern, though. One piece of feedbac..."

Recently added journals

Acta Politica (Springer)
Cortex (Elsevier)
AIP Advances (American Institute of Physics)
Applied Physics Letters (American Institute of Physics)
International Journal of Design (Chinese Institute of Design)

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