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Publication Submission Checklist


Before your manuscript is submitted:

____ Keywords include “Nutrient Network (NutNet)”

____ The acknowledgments section contains the standard text:

____ Authorship contributions table has been included as supplementary material (headers should be those in the rubric here: Googledoc instructions for opening template here:

____ Cite Borer et al. 2014 as standard methods. Be sure your paper’s methods section is reasonably consistent with this.

After your manuscript is submitted:

          ____ Find your manuscript online at and change the status indicator to ‘Submitted.'

          ____ E-mail the authorship committee chairs (2013: Carly Stevens and Andrew MacDougall to notify them of the submission.

Once your manuscript has been accepted:

          ____ Notify the NutNet coordinator. Your paper abstract will be moved to the publications page, and a news item posted on The entire network would love to hear of your success as well, don’t be afraid to brag to nutnet [at]!