Below is the planned schedule for the digitalSTS Handbook submissions, reviewing, and publication. (Dates in bold are our current status!)

February 2014: Release CFP
May 1  2014: Online Platform opens to receive proposals
June 1 2014: Proposal Deadline
June 1 – July 1 2014: First round of peer review: online, open, peer-to-peer review of all proposals
Early July 2014: Editorial leads meet to make decisions based on reviews about which proposals to request as full papers or submissions.
March 15 2015: Full papers or submissions due from selected authors
April 2015: Second round of peer review: online, open, peer-to-peer review of all requested full papers
October 21st 2015: Second draft due for workshopping
November 11th 2015: DigitalSTS meetup: Roundtable paper workshopping at 4S Denver
December 2015: Full papers with revisions due. (Online pre-print version goes up)
January 2016: Bundle and send to press for third round of peer review: blind peer review, conducted by the press
March 2016 (expected): Reviews back and out to authors
September 2016: Revisions back from authors and in to the Press.
Mid-2017: Digital and print publication

Past Events

October 2013: Community provides input on Call for Proposals at 4S, section by section
December 2013: Solicit Platform Working Group suggestions
November 2013 -January 2014: Editorial leads work on section Call for Proposals to integrate comments

Leave a Reply