What is a proof in publishing?

In printing and publishing, proofs are the preliminary versions of publications meant for review by authors, editors, and proofreaders, often with extra-wide margins. Galley proofs may be uncut and unbound, or in some cases electronically transmitted.

What is Article proof?

An article proof shows you what your article will look like in a print or online publication.

Who checks the proofs in a newspaper?

Please note: the copy editor may have altered the spelling and punctuation in your article to match the journal style. It is your responsibility to check the proofs.

What are uncorrected proofs?

Uncorrected proofs are Articles in Press that have been copy-edited and formatted, but have not been finalized yet. They still need to be proof-read and corrected by the author(s) and the text could still change before final publication.

How long does it take to get proof of publication?

about 4-6 weeks