After the author's files have been copy edited, the author will receive an email indicating that files are available. The author will then need to login to the journal to review the edited files.
In the "Copyediting" tab on the dashboard, the author will be able to view discussion messages and any files uploaded by the copy editor.
Authors can communicate with the journal editor by using the discussion panel. To view a discussion topic, click on title link under "Name" in the "Copyediting Discussions" panel. To view any copy edited files, click on the title link in the "Copyedited" panel.
When the submission has reach the production stage, the author will receive an email notifying them that their submission has been sent to production. The author will then able able to view galleys and exchange discussion messages under the "Production" tab. To view a discussion topic, click on blue title link under "Name" in the "Production Discussions" panel.