Peer review

How peer review works at the idealis

Anyone can submit a comment upon research shared on The Idealis. Comments will be reviewed for adherence to the below guidelines and approved within 24 hours (unless otherwise noted).

Readers are also welcome to use Hypothes.is to annotate and review content shared on The Idealis.

Soon, we plan to add “low barrier” peer review to The Idealis. Readers will be able to rate works based upon factors like “technical soundness,” “innovation,” “connection to theory,” and more.

Open Peer Review Guidelines

We’d prefer not to be prescriptive, so here are our rules for submitting your peer reviews and comments to works shared on The Idealis.

  • Keep it civil.
  • Add value.
  • Disclose conflicts of interest.
  • Sign your name unless you’ve got a really good reason not to.