Copenhagen June 30, 2020

ChronosHub Partners With the Center for Open Science, PsyArXiv, and the American Psychological Association to Pilot In-App Journal Submission Workflow for PsyArXiv Members

ChronosHub is proud to announce a collaboration with the Center for Open Science (COS), PsyArXiv, and the American Psychological Association (APA) to launch an APA journal submission portal for members of PsyArXiv, an Open Access digital repository for preprints of psychological research.

The integration will allow PsyArxiv authors and contributors a streamlined workflow for submitting and transferring their preprints to ChronosHub directly to a list of seven APA-published journals.

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About PsyArXiv

PsyArXiv is an open access digital repository for preprints of psychological research. The service is owned by the Society for the Improvement of Psychological Science (SIPS) and maintained by a team of dedicated volunteers from all career stages. PsyArXiv is hosted on the infrastructure of the Center for Open Science and the Open Science Framework. Plans for the service were conceived at the inaugural meeting SIPS in 2016. Since its official launch in December 2016, PsyArXiv has seen a dramatic growth in use, now hosting over 10,000 papers (as of June, 2020). From January 2019 to May 2020, monthly site downloads have increased by over 600% (from about 50,000 to over 300,000 ).

About APA

The American Psychological Association (APA) is the leading scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States, with more than 118,000 researchers, educators, clinicians, consultants, and students as its members. APA Publishing is the world’s largest nonprofit publisher of psychological science, setting standards for scholarship in the field through journals, books, videos, databases, and educational products. 

About ChronosHub

Chronos Hub is an online platform meeting the needs of all stakeholders in the research community: researchers, funders, institutions, and publishers. Chronos Hub supports authors to select suitable journals for their manuscript submissions by making funding policies and institutional agreements transparent, and streamlines the workflow for publishers, funders and institutions for an effective APC management, funding policy compliance, and OA reporting.

About Center for Open Science

The Center for Open Science (COS) is a non-profit technology and culture change organization founded in 2013 with a mission to increase openness, integrity, and reproducibility of scientific research. COS pursues this mission by building communities around open science practices, supporting metascience research, and developing and maintaining free, open source software tools. The OSF is a web application that provides a solution for the challenges facing researchers who want to pursue open science practices, including: a streamlined ability to manage their work; collaborate with others; discover and be discovered; preregister their studies; and make their code, materials, and data openly accessible.

 

Contact the Center for Open Science

Inquiries: Claire Riss claire@cos.io 
Web: cos.io
Twitter: @osframework

Contact for PsyArXiv
Inquiries: Jack Arnal jackarnal@gmail.com
Web: psyarxiv.org
Twitter: @psyarxiv

Contact for APA
Inquiries: Kim Mills kmills@apa.org
Web: apa.org
Twitter: @APA_Journals

Contact for ChronosHub
Inquiries: Christian Grubak cg@chronoshub.io 
Web: chronoshub.io
Twitter: @Chronoshub