Reviewers Guidelines

Referees should give an overall recommendation as to whether a manuscript should be published in Substantia as it is, after minor or major revisions, or be rejected.

The reviewers are invited to submit blind comments for the authors, while a private confidential communication solely to the editor is optional. Please formulate the comments for the authors in a polite form.

1) Minor alterations include:

2) Major alterations include:

Manuscripts that require major changes will usually be re-evaluated by the referee(s).

In your evaluation please take into consideration the following issues:

Please warn the editor if:

Final recommendation

Along with your comments, the report should contain a final recommendation to the editor. In our Editorial System you can find different options. These can be:

You can download the Reviewers Guidelines as a pdf file here