Web of Science Reviewer Locator

Find, screen, and connect with reviewers faster using Web of Science Reviewer Locator.

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75% of academic journal editors say that finding reviewers and getting them to accept review invitations is the hardest part of their job.

Web of Science Reviewer Locator helps you:

  • Quickly match your manuscripts to relevant reviewers
  • Reduce administrative workload recruiting reviewers
  • Expand your pool of reviewers
  • Identify conflicts of interest with more information to assess reviewer candidates
  • Speed up overall peer review times and get publications out faster, improving the experience of submitting authors



Powerful and accurate search

Our powerful algorithm trawls the extensive Web of Science dataset, including publications, citations, and peer reviews, to return up to 30 precise recommendations from over 28 million authors.

Find the right reviewers quickly based on their full publication history. Potential organizational and co-author conflicts are flagged in your results from the start.



360° view of review candidates

We surface more information to help you choose the right review candidates to invite, including:

  • Publications matched to search
  • Publication, editorial, and review history
  • Research fields
  • Biography and institutional affiliations



Reliably contact prospective reviewers

Researchers can be nomadic, moving between institutions and changing email addresses.

Web of Science Reviewer Locator provides a researcher’s latest contact email address from Web of Science, as well as one-click access to trusted sources for contact information, including other recently published papers with full affiliation information.

Integrates directly into your workflow

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