How do I become a reviewer for ACS journals?

  1. Go to the Home page of the journal you wish to become the reviewer for. 2. Read and follow carefully any journal-specific Information for Reviewers and and contact the Editor's-in-Chief Office with your request. 3. Register or log in to ACS Paragon Plus and update your Area of Expertise for the … Continue reading “How do I become a reviewer for ACS journals?”

ACS Paragon Plus and iPad.

ACS Paragon Plus is not currently supported on the iPad. We are working with our vendor Scholar One regarding future support, but there is no planned release at this time. Please feel free to check back with us periodically regarding iPad support for ACS Paragon Plus.

How can I contact Customer Services & Information?

ACS Customer Services & Information is available for support continuously from Sunday evenings through Friday until 8:00 pm EDT (except holidays). On call staff are assigned to monitor the systems supported over the weekend and holidays, however, delays in responses to support requests may be experienced during the off hours. You … Continue reading “How can I contact Customer Services & Information?”

How to Log in/Log out from ACS Paragon Plus?

Initial Login To log in to ACS Paragon Plus environment, please follow these steps: -Go to ‘https://acs.manuscriptcentral.com/acs’ -If you contributed to the manuscript considered by the ACS or you reviewed a manuscript for ACS, please enter the e-mail address used in the correspondence in the field ‘Forgot your User ID … Continue reading “How to Log in/Log out from ACS Paragon Plus?”

How to reset my password?

  For security reasons, ACS Paragon Plus will not send you your current password. Instead, by entering your primary email address in the ‘Forgot your User ID and/or Password?’ field, you will be provided with a link to reset your password.    When a User enters an e-mail address into … Continue reading “How to reset my password?”

How can I edit my account information?

  Your email address, phone number, or address may change over time. You may change this information using the Edit Your Account link above your author dashboard. If you cannot edit your own account please contact Customer Services & Information ACS Publications. The Edit My Account pages contain the information … Continue reading “How can I edit my account information?”

How can I insert the Special Characters and How can I proof my images while viewing an HTML proof in Paragon Plus?

  Special Characters Palette The ACS Paragon Plus Environment converts text entries entered in text fields to HTML. A keyboard palette is provided to enter symbols and special characters where appropriate. Place your cursor in the text field at the point where you want to insert a character or apply … Continue reading “How can I insert the Special Characters and How can I proof my images while viewing an HTML proof in Paragon Plus?”

Where can I find instructions for author and reviewer submissions?

  1. Go to the Author & Reviewer Resource Center and click on the Journal Publishing tab. 2. For journal-specific instructions, locate Journal Instructions & Templates on the right side of the screen. 3. Choose a journal by clicking on the Select a Journal pull down menu.

I used the Forgot your User ID and/or Password feature, but I never received an e-mail from the system.

If you do not receive an e-mail message after requesting it from Forgot your User ID and/or Password functionality: Check your email client spam filter Check with your IT department or email server provider for server level spam filters The system may not recognize the e-mail address you entered as … Continue reading “I used the Forgot your User ID and/or Password feature, but I never received an e-mail from the system.”

While completing my review in Paragon Plus the browser timed out. How long is the browser time out set for in ACS Paragon Plus?

ACS Paragon Plus is configured for security protection to time out after 3 hours of inactivity. When completing your review you should click the Save as Draft button located at the bottom right of the Review Form as often as need. Your changes are saved and you can even leave … Continue reading “While completing my review in Paragon Plus the browser timed out. How long is the browser time out set for in ACS Paragon Plus?”