The Self-Journals of Science

      An open curation platform with repository and peer-review services

SJS is a platform where scholars can freely curate published scientific articles from any source into their « self-journal », a novel tool of personal scientific communication. SJS' ecosystem of self-journals opens a novel way to assess the importance of any one article, devised to be in many respects a superior alternative to the use of e.g. impact factors. Authors can also freely upload their articles on SJS, where novel open peer review features will allow to rigorously assess their validity.

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Principles of the Self-Journal of Science: bringing ethics and freedom to scientific publishing

VERSION 1 Made public on under Creative Common Attribution 4.0 License Michaël Bon

I present the core principles of the “Self-Journal of Science” (SJS), an open repository as well as a new paradigm of scientific publication. Rooted in Science ethics, a full and consistent solution is proposed to address the many flaws in current systems. SJS implements an optimal peer review, which itself becomes a measurable process, and builds an objective and unfalsifiable evaluation system. In addition, it can operate at very...

  • Validity: 67% (9 votes)
  • Curators: 1
  • Priority: 17
  • Reviews: 3+10
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