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The benefits of a Where Is My Paper? account

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Real time updates on the status of your article after submission are easily accessible with our tracking tool. We know your time is valuable; Where Is My Paper? provides access to accurate and honest communication throughout peer review, with information on how long each step will take and what to expect next.

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We know that journals can go a bit quiet after submission, and manuscript status is not always clear. Where Is My Paper? provides insight into the publication process with clear descriptions for each step in the process, accompanied with information on the relevant point of contact.

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Signing up to Where Is My Paper? gives you a complete overview of your publication history with us, showing past and active submissions’ statuses. Save time searching manuscript statuses across multiple different journals by signing up and having access to this information all in one place.