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Open Geosciences

SciRev ratings (provided by authors) (based on 1 review)

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Duration first review round 1.9 mnths compare →
Total handling time accepted manuscripts 2.7 mnths compare →
Decision time immediate rejection n/a compare →
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Average number of review reports 2.0 compare →
Average number of review rounds 2.0 compare →
Quality of review reports 3.0 compare →
Difficulty of reviewer comments 3.0 compare →
Overall rating manuscript handling 4.0 (range 0-5) compare →

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First review round: 8.1 weeks. Overall rating: 4 (very good). Outcome: Accepted.

Motivation:
I cannot rate the review as perfect (score 5) since one of the first rerviewers was not really competent. He/she made practically only technical comments.

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Journal info (provided by editor)

Issues per year
1
Articles published last year
65
Manuscripts received last year
120
% accepted last year
40
% immediately rejected last year
15
Open access status
open access
Manuscript handling fee?
yes
Fee per manuscript
$0
Kind of complaint procedure
n/a

About

Open Geosciences (formerly Central European Journal of Geosciences - CEJG) is an open access, peer-reviewed journal publishing original research results from all fields of Earth Sciences such as: Atmospheric Sciences, Geology, Geophysics, Geography, Oceanography and Hydrology, Glaciology, Speleology, Volcanology, Soil Science, Palaeoecology, Geotourism, Geoinformatics, Geostatistics.

Aims and Scope
The aim of the journal is to become the premier source of high quality research from all over the world. Open Geosciences is designed to facilitate the exchange of ideas between experienced and young researchers from different countries. Free language correction is provided to authors from non-English speaking regions. Additionally, each published article is promoted to researchers working i