The European Association of Science Editors (EASE) is an international community of individuals and associations from diverse backgrounds, linguistic traditions and professional experiences in science communication and editing.

EASE Statements & Resources

This page documents official statements by EASE on research and publishing industry activities and situations about which we, as an organisation, feel strongly.

This page also includes links to our useful forms and checklists.

Statements:

This page documents official statements by EASE on research and publishing industry activities and situations about which we, as an organisation, feel strongly.

This page also includes links to our useful forms and checklists.

Statements:

Resources:

  • EASE Quick-Check Submission Table: a table for journals to include at the start of their instructions for authors, to clearly display the essential requirements for formatting and style. (Created 2020)
  • Sex and Gender Questions: a guide for authors and editors to help ensure correct reporting of sex and gender (Created 2015)
  • Ethics Checklist for Authors: which can be adopted and used by any journal (Created 2013. Updated 2016)
  • Authors’ contributions and conflict of interest disclosure combined form (Created 2015)
  • Standard Retraction Form to support editors and journal managers preparing a retraction notice (Created 2014. Updated, 2020)