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Planning Your Publication Strategy:Journals (Science and Medicine)

Course overview Date, venue & booking

This series of workshops looks in detail at different types of publications researchers may wish to consider. The sessions will focus on choosing between publication venues, the pros and cons on each type of publication and hints and tips on how to successfully publish with each one.

The series builds on the foundation provided in the ‘Planning your Publication Strategy: The Essentials’ session and will provide additional sections to the workbook introduced in the Essentials session.


Who is it for?

Research students and staff who would like to find out more about the
publication process.

Session Objectives:

By the end of the session you will have:

  • Investigated a range of tools to evaluate different scholarly journal titles and other trade publications in the Science and Medicine subject areas

  • Had an introduction to open access and what it means for journal publication

  • Have a solid understanding of what journal impact factors are, how to find them and why they might be useful

Is there anything else I need to know?

If you have attended the ‘Planning your Publication Strategy: The Essentials’ session please bring along the workbooks used in this session as you will be adding to them.

Led by:

Yvonne Budden, Scholarly Communications Manager, Library

Date: 28 April 2015

Time: 12.30pm -2pm

Venue: Wolfson Research Exchange

Book a place

Catering provided:

Refreshments will be provided on arrival please make sure you bring your own lunch

Any questions?

Administration arrangements:

Contact Lee Berdauskas:

or ext. 73908, LDC admin support

Workshop content:

Sandy Sparks,

or ext. 74121, Learning Development Centre