iKNiTO Journal Evaluation

What is it?

iKNiTO JVAL is a unique total solution designed for national or regional organizations responsible for monitoring and evaluation of their scientific presses. It allows stakeholders to examine each of the scientific publications and rank based on
Timely publication of each issue Indexing of the journal in major sites Publication website quality and standards Completeness of journal’s information in iKNiTO JVAL.

Who is it for?

iKNiTO JVAL is primarily designed with large consortium in mind. These are some major regional or national organizations who oversee publication of journals by their affiliates.

Roles and Responsibilities

iKNiTO JVAL is designed for regional or national bodies responsible for monitoring their affiliates publishing quality.

There will be a number of people involved and iKNiTO JVAL will have roles and responsibilities correspondingly.

System Manager
Manages the system in terms of its web site, changes in publications information, addition or omission of publications, dissemination of emails to users, publication evaluation forms.
Publication Manager
Each publication (journal) has a manager who enters the system by his/her username and password, and updates publications information.
Close Roles and Responsibilities
Work Group Specialist
All publications are categorized based on their subjects. Each subject will be associated with a Work Group and the Specialist of the Work Group is responsible for sending publications to referees for evaluation. He or she could also participate in the evaluation.
Work Group Members
Review publications which are evaluated by the Specialist.
Close Roles and Responsibilities
Work Group Manager
Oversees evaluations of its members and either confirms or re-evaluates.
Secretary to the Publications Commission
Either applies the evaluation of rankings given by others in above roles or returns to Work Groups for further examination.
Close Roles and Responsibilities