Peer Community In

“Peer Community in” (PCI) is a non-profit scientific organization that aims to create specific communities of researchers reviewing and recommending, for free, unpublished preprints in their field.

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RESEARCH INSTITUTIONS/UNIVERSITIES

 

INSTITUTES

EVALUATION COMMITTEES
DOCTORAL SCHOOLS

ED ABIES – Univ. Saclay, France
ED E2M2 – Univ Lyon, France
ED Écologie, Géosciences, Agronomie, ALimentation – Univ. Rennes, France
ED Energie et Environnement – Univ. Perpignan, France
ED Environnements-Santé – Univ. Bourgogne Franche-Comté, France
ED Gaïa – Univ Montpellier, France
ED Science de l’Environnement – Univ Aix Marseille, France
ED Sciences de la Mer et du Littoral – Univ. Brest, Nantes, , France
ED Sciences de la Nature et de l’Homme : écologie & évolution – MNHN, France
ED Sciences de la Vie et de la Santé – Univ. Nice, France
ED Sciences du végétal : du gène à l’écosystème – Univ. Orsay, France
ED Sciences Exactes et Applications – Univ. de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour, France
ED Sciences, Technologies et Santé – Univ. La Réunion, France
ED SEVAB – Univ. Toulouse, France
ED SMRE – Univ. Lille, France
ED SVSAE – Univ. Clermont Auvergne, France
ED Structure et Dynamique des Systèmes Vivants – Univ. Saclay, France
ED Theodore Monod – Univ Poitiers, France

Doctoral Programme in Biodiversity, Genetics and Evolution (BIODIV) – Univ. Porto & Univ Lisbon, Portugal

Programa de Doctorado en Biología Integrada – Univ. de Sevilla, Spain

OTHER INSTITUTIONS

PCI-FRIENDLY JOURNALS

The Editors-in-Chief of the following journals have indicated (or have been asked by their scientific Society) they will consider submissions of articles recommended by a PCI and that they may use PCI reviews and recommendations for their own review processes, if appropriate:

 

Adansonia
Addiction Research & Theory
Animal
Animal Microbiome
Animal Welfare
Animals
Annals of Forest Science
Anthropologica et Praehistorica
Anthropozoologica
Archäologische Informationen
Arqueologia
Belgian Journal of Zoology
BMC Evolutionary Biology
BMJ Open Science
Botany Letters
Bulletin of the History of Archaeology
Collabra: Psychology
Comptes Rendus Palevol
Cortex
Cryptogamie, Algologie
Cryptogamie, Bryologie
Cryptogamie, Mycologie
Ecography
Ecology and Evolution
Ecology Letters
eLife
European Journal of Taxonomy
Evolution
Evolution Letters
Evolutionary Applications
Evolutionary Ecology
Experimental Psychology
F1000Research
Frontiers of Biogeography
Genetica
Geodiversitas
Global Ecology and Biogeography
Heritage
Infant and Child Development
Integrative Organismal Biology
Internet Archaeology
Journal of Avian Biology
Journal of Biogeography
Journal of Evolutionary Biology
Journal of Lithic Studies
Journal of Open Archaeology Data
Journal of the Israel Prehistoric Society
Molecular Ecology
Molecular Ecology Resources
Naturae
Neuroanatomy and Behaviour
NeuroImage: Reports
Nordic Journal of Botany
OIKOS
Open Quaternary
PeerJ
PeerJ Analytical Chemistry
PeerJ Computer Science
PeerJ Inorganic Chemistry
PeerJ Materials Science
PeerJ Organic Chemistry
PeerJ Physical Chemistry
PLOS Biology
PLOS ONE
Quaternary
Rethinking Ecology
Royal Society Open Science
Theoretical Roman Archaeology Journal
Trends in Ecology and Evolution
Trends in Plant Science
Veterinary Research
Zoosystema

 

Warning! The following journals are NOT PCI friendly (they would not accept preprints recommended by PCI as submissions):

 

American Naturalist

Behavioral Ecology

Cladistics

 

Warning! Royal Society journals “will not use the reviews posted in PCI but will seek [their] own reviewers“

OPEN ARCHIVES AND PREPRINT SERVERS

PCI-friendly archives and preprint servers

 

Other servers having an agreement with PCI

DATABASE AND SERVICES

PCI recommendations are indexed by Altmetric

PCI recommendations are archived in CLOCKSS

PCI is a member of Crossref

PCI recommendations are referenced in Europe PubMedCentral

PCI recommandations are screened for plagiarism with iThenticate

The PubPeer browser extension allows to know whether a preprint was recommended by PCI

PCI COMMITMENTS

Peer Community In has signed the The San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA)
Peer Community In has signed the Jussieu call for Open science and bibliodiversity
Peer Community In is a member of, and subscribes to the principles of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)
ADVISED BY ALAIN BENSOUSAN AVOCATS
The PCI organisation is kindly advised by Alain Bensousan Avocats law firm