How to publish a scientific paper

Workshop: Science Libraries: Scholarly Communication | May 3 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | 405 Moffitt Undergraduate Library

 Elliott Smith, Emerging Technologies and Bioinformatics Librarian, Bioscience Library; Maria Gould, Scholarly Communication and Copyright Librarian, UC Berkeley Library Scholarly Communication Services; Olga Kononova, Postdoctoral fellow, Ceder Research Group, Department of Materials Science and Engineering


Writing and publishing a scientific paper can be daunting. Come hear a publishing and copyright expert, a postdoc, and a science librarian demystify the process and outline important tips for maximizng impact, including:

* key guidelines for writing a good scientific paper (hint: they are related to how you read a scientific paper)
* how to choose an appropriate journal to which to submit your manuscript
* how to retain your rights as an author
* what to expect as your paper moves through the editorial process
* how to maximize the impact of your work


* Maria Gould was a documentation and training consultant for PLOS before joining the UC Berkeley Library this year.
* Olga Kononova has published several peer-reviewed scientific journal articles

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 Faculty, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate


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