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Issue 47 - May 2015

Issue 47 - May 2015

In this edition, we hear about some of the services available to support our authors, editors and reviewers. These include the Publishing Campus, our new, free training platform for researchers, and the launch of a tailored service for editors on Mendeley. We are also delighted to feature articles by some of your peers who generously share the lessons they've learnt. We hope you enjoy this issue.

Linda Willems, Editor-in-Chief

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Short Communications

  • Beware of fraudulent emails requesting payment

    Paul Doda from Elsevier's Legal team warns against emails that appear to be from Elsevier requesting payment from authors. Learn more

  • Read Heliyon’s first papers

    Today the journal Heliyon celebrates a major milestone – the publication of its first papers. Learn more

  • EBioMedicine: The importance of collaboration

    What do you get when you mix the editorial leadership from Cell with the editorial leadership of The Lancet, and sprinkle it with the publishing expertise of Elsevier? Learn more

  • Register for our free editor webinars on EVISE, article impact and more…

    This autumn will see a range of webinars on publishing topics of interest to editors. Registrations are now open. Learn more

  • Elsevier launches the Green and Sustainable Chemistry Challenge

    The winning entries will receive funding for research projects designed to help solve today's most pressing global challenges in health, environment or engineering. Learn more

  • How Atlas can help you demonstrate the value of research in your journal

    This new virtual publication features summaries of research articles with social impact which are then promoted to a broad readership Learn more

  • Revamped journal visuals offer greater insight into journal performance

    Our Journal Insights tool now offers increased information on metrics, publication speed and 'reach' for participating titles. Learn more

  • Authors embrace Share Link – the free access service for new articles

    The initiative has now been rolled out to more than 2,000 journals and some links have attracted more than 1,000 clicks Learn more

  • Unleashing the power of academic sharing

    Elsevier updates its article-sharing policies, perspectives and services — and invites researchers and hosting platforms to work with us to develop innovative sharing options and guidelines Learn more

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