ScholarOne Abstracts Ideas is a community forum for clients to engage with each other and with the ScholarOne Product team around ways to improve the platform experience. Ideas submitted in this forum are useful in surfacing themes and items of critical importance to our users, prioritizing roadmap initiatives, and fine-tuning feature development.
Author affiliation creation should not require adding city and state
Our submitters feel that the process of adding co-authors is an onerous process. We currently don't need or use the affiliation city and state information, so removing this requirement would make this step a bit less time consuming.