How, Where, and What to Publish: UC Berkeley Scholarly Publishing Symposium

Conference/Symposium | January 31 | 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Sproul Hall, 309 (Graduate Professional Development Center)

 Rachael Samberg, Scholarly Communication Officer, Library

Editors from Elsevier, Springer-Nature, PLOS, UC Press, and more


Hear from scholarly journal and book publishers Elsevier, Springer-Nature, PLOS, UC Press, and more during a half-day symposium in which editors cover all aspects of how, where, and what to publish. Panel presentations and discussions will include:

• Intro to Scholarly Publishing: Targeting the “right” journal for submission; overview of the editorial process (Submission to Acceptance/Rejection); responding to reviewer comments; publishing ethics; promoting your research

• Trends in Open Scholarship: Value of publishing open access; avoiding predatory publishers; publishing preprints; trends in peer review; transparency in metrics.

• Publishing Your Data: Funder mandates; open data and Research Data Management; licensing research data for re-use; analytics

 Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate

 Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

  Register online

 Refreshments (coffee, tea, breakfast) will be provided.