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Paperpal Preflight Helps Your Authors Avoid Common Errors and Omissions

Powered by machine learning and trained on millions of published articles, Paperpal Preflight helps your authors identify missing declarations and common language issues prior to first submission.

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87%

of editorial offices perform technical and language checks manually

1 in 3

manuscripts are returned to authors because of technical issues

56%

of manuscripts are checked two or three times before acceptance

How it works

Paperpal Preflight is an automated web-based tool where authors can upload their manuscript prior to journal submission and get instant feedback.

Paperpal Preflight works on MS Word files and detects the most common errors and omissions related to both technical reporting and language quality, which might otherwise cause an un-submission or desk rejection.

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Benefits for publishers

Help authors write better manuscripts

Almost half of all authors find preparing a manuscript for peer-review very or extremely difficult.*

*Author Perspectives on Academic Publishing, 2018

Reduce editor workload

Most editors would want authors to run their own manuscripts through Technical Checks before editorial offices receive the manuscripts.*

*Technical Checks Survey Report, 2020

Speed up the acceptance process

Paperpal Preflight improves the submission experience, shortens the time to first decision, and reduces the cost per submission for journals.

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Paperpal solutions for publishers

Preflight

Checks authors' manuscripts against the most comprehensive suite of language and technical reporting parameters and helps improve them prior to journal submissions

Copyedit

Assesses the language quality of manuscripts accepted for journal publication and performs the appropriate level of copyediting needed

The technology that powers Paperpal

We use cutting-edge machine learning trained on millions of editorial corrections performed by our industry-leading board of editors, to provide suggestions for improvements on par with those provided by a human editor.

We provide superior suggestions and recommendations that help you write better manuscripts faster by comparing your writing to millions of published papers and every manuscript ever submitted to the world’s leading preprint servers and journals.

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