Best Practices for Peer Review


2020-21 NOTES

The Handbook is currently undergoing a process of review and revision by the Acquisitions Editorial Committee. Publication or revision dates will be noted.

Distribution of print copies of the Best Practice for Peer Review Handbook is suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

When a comprehensive second edition is finalized by the Committee and Board, a new PDF version will be produced and print production/dissemination may again be possible.


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