Where to Find J&J – Summer/Fall 2022

After a short break from conferences, we look forward and plan our suite of Summer and Fall meetings. After the success of the Spring meetings, we cannot wait to see what this slate has in store for us. Check out where J&J will be later this year:     ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition 20-23 […]


Spring Conferences 2022: A Return to Face-to-Face

J&J had a busy spring with a return to face-to-face meetings. Our trips to the Council of Science Editors Annual Meeting, the Library Publishing Forum, and the Society for Scholarly Publishers Annual Meeting were fun and productive, and seeing people in person was even more joyous than expected. One recurring theme we’ve noticed is the […]


Altruism and Compensation: Discussing Paid Peer Review

Once a month, the J&J Professional Development Committee chooses an industry article to discuss with the greater J&J team. The topic can range from industry-spanning threads such as Open Access to specific matters such as the careful use of inclusive language in review. In this space, J&J employees—from new hires to executive leaders—can pick each […]


Where to Find J&J – Spring 2022

We’ve been home too long, and it’s time to get back on the road! J&J Editorial is looking forward to attending in-person events this year for the first time since 2019. While we have loved the virtual offerings from our industry groups, nothing can quite replace meeting people in real life. Our appreciation for in-person […]


Applying ‘Open’ Principles: A Discussion of Reviewer Identities

Once a month, the J&J Professional Development Committee chooses an industry article to discuss with the greater J&J team. The topic can range from industry-spanning threads such as Open Access to specific matters such as the careful use of inclusive language in reviews. In this space, J&J employees—from new hires to executive leaders—can pick each […]


Wiley Acquires J&J Editorial to Advance Publishing Service Offerings

October 4, 2021 – Hoboken, NJ – Global research and education leader Wiley today announced the acquisition of J&J Editorial Services, LLC, a publishing services company based in the United States. The acquisition of J&J Editorial reinforces the company’s commitment to helping learned societies, professional associations and publishers achieve their missions. Founded in 2008 by Jennifer […]


STM US Spring Conference 2021

STM, or the International Association of Scientific, Technical and Medical Publishers, is somewhat unique among scholarly publishing societies. It is European-based, but it has global reach, with a strong presence in North America and elsewhere. The association focuses its efforts largely on serving the needs of publishing and library decision makers and executives, and as […]


Predicting Article Impact and Building a Better AI

Once a month, the J&J Professional Development Committee chooses an industry article to discuss with the greater J&J team. The topic can range from industry-spanning threads such as Open Access to specific matters such as the careful use of inclusive language in review. In this space, J&J employees—from new hires to executive leaders—can pick each […]


Say What You Mean: The Danger of Metaphors in the Peer Review Process

Once a month, the J&J Professional Development Committee chooses an industry article to discuss with the greater J&J team. The topic can range from industry-spanning threads such as Open Access to specific matters such as the careful use of inclusive language in review. In this space, J&J employees—from new hires to executive leaders—can pick each […]


CSE Virtual Annual Meeting Preview

The Council of Science Editors will hold its second Virtual Annual Meeting on May 3-5, 2021. The program will cover a wide range of useful topics, and once again J&J Editorial staff will play a significant role in organizing and delivering the meeting content. The Co-Chairs of the Program Committee, Brittany Swett (Executive Director, J&J […]