May 2007; 33(2)

From the Editors’ Desks


Some reflections on plagiarism: the problem of paraphrasing in the sciences. Miguel Roig
Clarifying the subheadings of structured abstracts. James Hartley

Editing around the World

Student medical journals and their editors: two examples from Europe
An international journal for medical students: the studentBMJ


Editor-author conflict from the editor’s perspective. Hasan Shareef Ahmed
The writer who helped writers: Donald Murray (1924–2006). Mary Ellen Kerans

From the Literature

Peer-selected publications: what they are and why you should care. Pritpal S Tamber

Reports of Meetings

Scientific publishing in the European Research Area: access, dissemination and preservation in the digital age. Arjan Polderman, Paola De Castro

EASE business

EASE-Forum Digest: December 2006 -March 2007. Elise Langdon-Neuner (compiler)


Blinded review systems. Marcin Kozak
Book Review: Susie Dent. The language report. John Glen
The Editors’ WebWatch
News Notes