1 WRITING CHEMICAL RESEARCH PAPERS SUBMISSION OF MANUSCRIPT.

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  • WRITING CHEMICAL RESEARCH PAPERS

    SUBMISSION OF MANUSCRIPT

  • PreliminaryBefore submission, check the following:All files are ready for uploadingSystem requirements are correctFigures are of specified resolution and are saved in the correct formatTables are in the proper formatNote: Usually only one figure or table perfile

  • Preliminary.continuedMake sure you have all author detailsWrite your letter of submission (covering note)Have in mind details of possible reviewersCheck that there are no copyright issues (e.g. if a government employee) Make sure there are no confidentiality problems

  • The Submission ProcessNearly all journals now require online submission (via the internet), so you will need go the journal homepageMany journals operate the submission, review and related processes using a professional service, such as ScholarOne

  • Example of a SubmissionThe following outlines the submission process associated with the Journal of the American Chemical Society (JACS)The ACS accepts manuscripts by the Paragon Plus system of ScholarOneSystems used by other journals or publishers are similar

  • First Steps

  • You can type in the boxes directly or cut and paste from a fileNote the flowdiagram, showingprogress!

  • New authors (+ details) are added as requiredWhen finished, click save and continue: save and go back for editing

  • All boxes must be completed before moving on

  • Continued

  • Make sure files have been saved in correct format

  • When finished, you will be told if anything is missing: go back and edit

  • Before the submission is accepted, you must review the created PDF, do any necessary editing, review new PDF and submit

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