As a researcher, having your study published in an international peer-reviewed journal is key to ensure career progression and increased credibility in a specific field of research. It is through this channel that your research becomes visible to others, encouraging discussion and furthering knowledge. However, identifying the right journal to submit your manuscript to is becoming increasingly challenging as the number of journals continues to grow at a rapid pace.
In this course, we will be focusing on the following issues:
- Importance of journal selection for researchers
- Understanding industry practices & tools for journal selection
- Evaluating journal quality
- Identifying appropriate target audience and readership
- Awareness of journal policies
- Checklist of important points for journal selection
At the end of the course, students and researchers will be able to differentiate between traditional, open access, and hybrid journals. They will also have better awareness of industry practices and important tools that can be used for journal selection. Finally, through this course, they will have better awareness about how they can identify predatory journals and not fall prey to incorrect publication practices.
Chapter 1: Importance of Journal Selection
Chapter 2: Industry Best Practices & Tools
Chapter 3: Evaluating Journal Quality
Chapter 4: Readership and Target audience: Finding the Right Journal
Chapter 5: Understanding Journal Policies
Chapter 6: Checklist for Journal Selection
Chapter 7: Checklist on Digital Strategies to Find the Right Journal for Publishing Your Research
Choosing the Right Journal for Your Research - Quiz
Very good content and happy to find everything at one place. Finding answers on google, researchgate, etc is difficult. Checklist given is helpful
Very good content and happy to find everything at one place. Finding answers on google, researchgate, etc is difficult. Checklist given is helpfulRead Less
The course gives excellent information and sources.
The course gives excellent information and sources.Read Less
This course perfectly guides on selecting journals. Bit lengthy though could be made short.
This course perfectly guides on selecting journals. Bit lengthy though could be made short.Read Less