Assessing Scholarly Publishers: A Workshop for Researchers
March 7 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmFree
Are you planning to publish your research in an open-access journal or book?
Do you want to avoid falling prey to predatory publishers who charge exorbitant fees, provide poor quality control, and damage your reputation? If so, this workshop is for you!
In this workshop, you will learn how to:
- Identify the characteristics of reputable and predatory publishers
- Use reliable tools and resources to assess the credibility and impact of publishers and journals
- Apply best practices for choosing a suitable publishing venue for your research
- Protect your rights as an author and ensure the long-term preservation and accessibility of your work
The workshop will consist of a presentation, a hands-on exercise, and a Q&A session. You will also receive a list of useful links and references for further guidance.
This workshop qualifies for the Scholarly Research, Writing, and Publishing Credential offered through the College of Graduate Studies.