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 750. There are currently 194 reports submitted to JournalReviewer!

Recently added review reports

Acta Psychologica (Elsevier Science)
  ·  Overall quality rating: 2 / 5
"Bad experience, took much too long..."

Journal of Community & Applied Social Psychology (Wiley)
  ·  Plausibility: 1 / 5   (desk reject)
"We submitted our manusript on August 29, 2014 and received a desk rejection on February 15, 2015. We feel that a desk rejection without external revie..."

Computers in Human Behavior (Elsevier Science)
  ·  Overall quality rating: 4 / 5
"The review was short but definitely helped improve the manuscript. The whole process was quick which is a nice change of pace from other journals. ..."

Mass Communication & Society (Taylor & Francis)
  ·  Overall quality rating: 1 / 5

Sex Roles (Springer)
  ·  Overall quality rating: 1 / 5
"The editor had (obviously) not read the paper, provided irrelevant feedback. When I emailed for confirmation, editor acknowledged the feedback was for..."

Recently added journals

Journal of Culture, Health and Sexuality (Taylor & Francis)
Journal of Community & Applied Social Psychology (Wiley)
Learning and Individual Differences (Elsevier)
IEEE Transactions on Computers (IEEE)
ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing (ACM)

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