Choosing the Best Journal (Advanced)
Understand the Importance of Journal Selection
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:
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.
Ms. Louise Russell
Chapter 1: Importance of Journal Selection (Text + Audio)
Chapter 2: Industry Best Practices & Tools (Text + Audio)
Chapter 3: Evaluating Journal Quality (Text + Audio)
Chapter 4 - Readership and Target audience: Finding the Right Journal (Text + Audio)
Chapter 5: Understanding Journal Policies (Text + Audio)
Chapter 6: Checklist for Journal Selection (Text + Audio)
Chapter 7: Checklist on Digital Strategies to Find the Right Journal for Publishing Your Research
Choosing the Right Journal for Your Research (Advanced) - Quiz