JournalReviewer 

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 813. There are currently 254 reports submitted to JournalReviewer!


Recently added review reports

Computers in Human Behavior (Elsevier)
  ·  Plausibility: 2 / 5   (desk reject)
"I took a whole 9 months to receive news that I got a desk reject.
In between, I have sent 2 emails to query on the process. I received standard repl..."


Western Journal of Communication (Taylor & Francis)
  ·  Overall quality rating: 2 / 5
"What bothered me the most about this experience was that only one review was obtained before rejection. The one review was largely composed of stateme..."

Behavior Research Methods (Springer)
  ·  Plausibility: 1 / 5   (desk reject)
"Desk reject after almost 2 months with a dubious reason. They argued that the topic is too specific. Interestingly, this was obvious after reading the..."

Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media (Taylor & Francis)
  ·  Overall quality rating: 4 / 5
"I got a reject after the first round of reviews.

On the reviews: These were great. One review was very detailed, very helpful and suggesting a numb..."


New Media & Society (Sage Publications)
  ·  Overall quality rating: 1 / 5
"I got one round of review with two reviewers. Reviewer 1 provides useful feedback, raises dozens of short questions that I should address in the revis..."


Recently added journals

Antiquity (Antiquity Publications)
Physical Review Physics Education Research (American Physical Society)
Western North American Naturalist (BioOne)
Cultural Studies of Science Education (Springer)
Transactions on Multimedia (IEEE)



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