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Atla Open Press: Adding a Discussion

This guide provides information for authors, prospective authors, readers and editors of the publications of Atla Open Press

Adding a Discussion: Steps

  1. In the Workflow tab under whichever section the discussion is to be created for, click on the Add discussion button
  2. The editor checks the box next to the names of all participants in the discussion.
  3. The editor enters a subject and message.
  4. If necessary, files can be attached by clicking Upload File:
    • Then, in the drop-down menu, select the Article Component.
    • Click Upload File and select the desired file from the local drive.
    • Click Continue.
    • On the Review Details screen, clicking Continue.
    • On the Confirm screen, clicking Complete.
  5. The editor clicks OK to add the discussion message.

Note: participants in the discussion will get an automated email from OJS saying that they have been added to a discussion for X submission. It will include the subject line of the discussion and a link to the discussion - no other information is included.


Workflows and Procedures for OJS
Last revised May 2022

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