Enhancing the QUAlity and Transparency Of health Research

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Essential resources for writing and publishing health research

Library for health research reporting

The Library contains a comprehensive searchable database of reporting guidelines and also links to other resources relevant to research reporting.

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The EQUATOR Network works to improve the reliability and value of medical research literature by promoting transparent and accurate reporting of research studies.

Our Toolkits support different user groups, including:


Information and resources for authors


Information and resources for editors and peer reviewers


Information and resources for guideline developers


Information and resources for librarians


Information and resources for teachers



EQUATOR highlights

15/08/2015 - The Eighth International Congress on Peer Review and Biomedical Publication Chicago 10-12 September 2017

doug at peer review congress

The Eighth International Congress on Peer Review and Biomedical Publication will feature three days of original research.  If you haven’t already done so, start your research now! The Congress will be held September 10-12, 2017, in Chicago, Illinois, USA. As … Read More

13/08/2014 - Interview with Iveta Simera about the EQUATOR Network

The plagiarism detection software company iThenticate recently interviewed EQUATOR’s Head of Programme Development, Iveta Simera Read More

Interesting videos

What’s new in GPP3?

GPP3 Liz Wager

Liz Wager talks about the newly published GPP3 guidelines and highlights the changes that feature in the update to these guidelines.

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Towards truth in published research

Truth published research John Ioannidis

Professor John Ioannidis talks about replication and transparency of published research findings at the PLOS Medicine 10th Anniversary Symposium.

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Latest guest blogger

Introducing the EQUATOR Oncology Project

Cancer Research UK logo 9/10/2015

We recently launched a new web page on the EQUATOR website describing the EQUATOR Oncology Project which will produce online resources and guidance for researchers in the field of oncology Read More