Elsevier for Editors

Welcome to the Editor hub – your source of tools, information and guidance to support your work as an Elsevier editor.

Advice and information for new editors

Submission systems

All submissions to your journal will be handled using one of our online submission systems: Editorial Manager, Elsevier Editorial System or EVISE. Find out more about how to access your system and manage submissions here

Role of an editor

Your role as editor is to maintain and develop wherever possible the journal's profile and reputation. Find out more about this, your responsibilities and the other editor roles with which you may be working

Publishing Ethics Resource Kit

Elsevier supports its editors in dealing with ethical issues. The Publishing Ethics Resource Kit (PERK) is an online resource which helps you to navigate ethical breaches with confidence.

Editorial Boards

Most journals and editors benefit from the guidance of an Editorial Board, which provides expert advice on content, helps to attract new authors and encourage submissions and lends a helping hand with peer review.

Working with authors and reviewers

In your role as editor, you will work closely with reviewers and will oversee submissions from authors. Should you receive questions from either group or want to explore their roles and responsibilities, visit the respective hub to find out more.

Help and contact

Should you need any assistance in your role as editor, please reach out to your Publisher, Journal Manager or visit the Support Centre.

Editor's Update

Stay informed about the latest industry developments, as well as policies and initiatives that affect you. We will also keep you updated about the services and support available to you.

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