Peer Review: ALTERNATIVE
tivol at news.wadsworth.org
Thu Jan 18 12:35:01 EST 1996
Keith Robison (robison at lipid.harvard.edu) wrote:
: [snip] Those who are true believers in NPR or OPR journals
: are the people who believe in the concept, and would therefore
: not be worried about trying it out.
The journal Scanning Electron Microscopy (now named Scanning, I think)
has used OPR for some years now. They publish a "discussion with reviewers"
section after each paper, which adds significantly to the information in the
paper. I think this kind of review system could be used in other journals to
great, positive effect.
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