VIU Scholarship, Research, and Creative Activity
When: Monday, May 27, 2019, 12:00PM - 1:00PM

Building 305 Room 440

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Library faculty Jean and Dana will give an overview of important considerations in getting your article published in the right journal for your purpose. This will include:

- Selecting a journal that connects with your intended audience (topical, Open Access, etc.)

- Avoiding “predatory journals” and publishers

- Negotiating and protecting your rights as an author, including tips & tools for modifying author agreements

- Recognizing the uses and implications of research metrics such as impact factor, h-index and "altmetrics"

Attendees must register through InVIU. Contact person is Dana McFarland