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How do I revise a submission? Article rated 5.0/5.0
To revise a submission follow these instructions:   Sign in to SSRN Click "M
Can I post External Links? Article rated 2.0/5.0
Linking to SSRN on External Sites: You are welcome to share the link to your SSRN papers or author page. We do not hold copyright to any of your works on our site, so you do not need SSRN's permission...
What is needed for my SSRN Submission to be accepted? Article rated 5.0/5.0
The following checklist will help you determine what you need to get started before submitting a paper to SSRN   Submission Checklist  
What is SSRN's ISSN Number? Article rated 4.1/5.0
SSRN ISSN Number An International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) is a unique eight-digit number user to identify a perdiodical publication at a specific media type. SSRN has one ISSN (1556-5068) to co...
What is a DOI and how does it help my research? Article rated 4.6/5.0
In order for an SSRN submission to receive a DOI (Digital Object Identifier), it must meet the following requirements:  be included under your Scholarly Papers on your Author Page be part of the Worki...
What are my SSRN paper statistics? Article rated 4.2/5.0
The citation count algorithm on the SSRN website is specific to SSRN and will differ from citation counts in Google Scholar and other similar sources.To further explain, SSRN's citation counts are der...
How do I submit to SSRN? Article rated 3.9/5.0
Submitting a Paper on SSRN   NOTE: Please review the Subm
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Do you have a Non-English submission? Article not rated yet
Handling Non-English Submissions In order for a paper to be publicly available and searchable on SSRN, the author must provide both the English and non-English versions of the Title and Abstract. Sepa...
Insufficient Permissions Article not rated yet
You are seeing the "Insufficient Permissions" message because you are submitting on behalf of the author(s) and you have removed your account from the submission. The SSRN system is no longer recogniz...
Would you like to include a downloadable PDF to your submission? Article rated 4.3/5.0
Follow the instructions below to add a downloadable PDF to your submission.  These instructions assume that you have already submitted your paper. If you have not submitted
What can I do on SSRN? Article rated 3.7/5.0
SSRN Starts Here From browsing the expansive repository of over 800,000+ papers to submitting a paper and viewing the online analytics, SSRN has something for everyone. For a quick overview of the Jou...
The system says my email is already in use, what do I do now? Article rated 4.2/5.0
You may get the following message when trying to add a new email to your own or another author's account: Email address [insert email] can not be added to the system! This email is already being used...
How do I fix issues with my PDF? Article rated 1.0/5.0
Are you getting PDF corrupt message or a problem with your fonts? Corrupt PDF's or Errors from PDF generation are rare, but when they do happen, alternative saving methods can be helpful. Occasionally...
How do I change the status of my Paper? Article not rated yet
Follow the steps below to change the status of your paper(s).   To make a private paper public: Sign in to SSRN. Select "My Papers" f
How do I add authors to my submission? Article rated 3.3/5.0
These instructions assume that you have already submitted your paper. If you have not submitted your paper yet, please go to the "How to Create a New SSRN Submission"
How do I set up a Submitted (Non-Author) Account? Article rated 1.2/5.0
If you have someone you would like to designate a non-author submitter for yourself or your organization, please follow the instructions in the article How do I set up a Submitter (Non-Auth
How do I add a Reference to my SSRN paper? Article rated 5.0/5.0
Identifying a paper as Accepted or Working Paper For more detailed instructions with screens, please visit the "How to Create a New SSRN Submissi
How do I navigate the SSRN Submission Form? Article rated 5.0/5.0
Navigating the SSRN Form The SSRN Submission Form is divided into seven sections. Click on each section to expand the contents. You can expand all the sections at once by click on the “Expand All Sect...
What are JEL Codes? Article not rated yet
"JEL" stands for Journal of Economic Literature, which is the publication JEL codes were originally designed to be used in. You may have noticed there is a JEL codes field under the Abstract section o...
How do I add Classifications to my paper? Article rated 3.0/5.0
Classifications are not only for SSRN's eJournals, but how we organize papers in our eLibrary. If a classification is approved, the paper will appear on the eJournal page which lists all papers in tha...
I have multiple versions of my Paper on SSRN, now what do I do? Article not rated yet
Do you have multiple versions of the same paper that should be grouped together or consolidated? Depending on your situation, there are two options for combining submissions.  Option 1: Version Group
What is needed in the "Abstract" section of the submission form? Article not rated yet
Adding an Abstract to a Submission An abstract (summary of the paper) is needed to submit your paper to SSRN. Type or copy and paste the abstract/summary of the paper into the Abstract Body field. Cop...
Has my paper been Distributed? Article not rated yet
To see whether your paper is scheduled to distribute, or has already distributed, in one of our eJournals please do the following steps: 1. Sign in to SSRN.
How do I Remove/Delete a Paper from SSRN? Article rated 2.9/5.0
Follow the steps below to Remove, Make Private, or Make Inactive your paper on SSRN You may remove papers at anytime by going the to the "My Papers" section of your account on HQ and clicking "Modify"...
How do I Re-activate an Inactive Submission? Article rated 3.7/5.0
If an author has chosen to remove or make a submission Inactive, they also have the option to re-activate the submission to make it publicly or privately available again. To Make Your Inactive Paper A...
What is a Health Science Case Report? Article not rated yet
A case report is a detailed report of the symptoms, signs, diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up of an individual patient. Health Science case reports are professional narratives that provide feedback o...
What do I need to do to submit a Health Science Case Report? Article not rated yet
Some content types, such as Health Science Case Reports, have additional requirements such as evidence that patient confidentiality, patient consent, and conflict of interest and/or funding concerns h...

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