With a little help from your friends, you can understand which reviewers have been helpful and which should be ignored.
Also in our weekly roundup of the best conversations from The Chronicle's discussion forums: faculty cubicles; American-style recommendation letters; CV gaps and the stay-at-home dad.
Also in our weekly roundup of the best Chronicle conversations: Not-so-blind reviewers and backing out of a book contract.
How to proceed when reviewers disagree, and other advice.
Here’s what the revise-and-resubmit process looks like from the inside.
Some hortatory advice for writers.
Also in our weekly roundup of the best Chronicle conversations: More time-saving tips for grading papers.
Also in our weekly roundup of the best Chronicle conversations: What to do when you've done a blind review and now the author wants to get in touch?
Attention, young scholars: Whatever you’ve been told, “shredding” a book is rarely appropriate. Here’s what you should do instead.
Do you hate getting nasty “revise and resubmit” notices from readers? Of course you do. Do you want to get published anyway? Here’s how to make that happen.