Refereed “Post-Print” Accepted, Certified, Published by Journal

Impact cycle begins:
Research is done
Researchers write
pre-refereeing
“Pre-Print”
Submitted to Journal
Pre-Print reviewed by Peer Experts – “Peer-Review”
Pre-Print revised by article’s Authors
Researchers can access the Post-Print if their university has a subscription to the Journal
New impact cycles: New research builds on existing research