Wiley Researcher Academy

Selecting the appropriate journal

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Selecting the appropriate journal

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Wiley Researcher AcademyCertified microlearning courses for research and publication success

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Find the right home for your research paper. A Wiley Researcher Academy and R Upskill certified microlearning course.

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4 hours

English

video

Certificate on completion

Online, On-demand learning

Access on any device

12 modules

What you learn

You will discover the indicators of journal quality that you should consider while selecting a journal

You will know how to determine the impact of the journal

You will learn about journal scope and guidelines

Description

Choosing the right journal for your research paper can be confusing and challenging. There’s many factors to consider and a lot of variables. In this course, you will learn how to identify a range of texts that can serve as a home for your scholarly communication. You’ll also know more about identifying the best ways to measure journal quality and learning essential tools to help with journal selection and publishing platforms.

About the course author:

Gwen Taylor, PhD

Gwen Taylor was a Developmental Editor for the Current Protocols journal of life science research methods for over 21 years. She also developed the Current Protocols scientific education webinar program. Currently, she is a Medical Writer II at PRA Health Sciences.

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Modules

LECTURE 1 |Video

Module 1: What is it I want to publish?

15 mins

LECTURE 2 |Video

Module 2: Choosing an appropriate journal

30 mins

LECTURE 3 |Video

Module 3: Understanding the target journal’s typical reader

15 mins

LECTURE 4 |Video

Module 4: Journal directories and indexes

20 mins

LECTURE 5 |Video

Module 5: Why publish in high impact journals

15 mins

LECTURE 6 |Video

Module 6: Other methods for comparing journals within a given field

15 mins

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Wiley Researcher Academy

Certified microlearning courses for research and publication success

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Are you an early career researcher seeking to improve your research writing skills? Are you an established researcher who wants to better understand the scholarly publishing landscape? Wiley Researcher Academy has the tools you need to navigate the publishing process and increase your chances of achieving a successful publishing outcome.

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90+ programs for researchers

All-round skills development

Interactive Publication Coaches

Multiple formats (Video, Text, PDF)

Self-paced, bite-sized programs

Online, on-demand learning

Developed by senior academics

Course completion certificates

Trusted by global institutions

World-class instructors

PhD, John Hopkins University School of MedicinePhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Professor, Kent State University, Ohio

Founder, Codemy

Only 31% of researchers are offered training to support their skill development.

Wellcome Trust Survey (2020)

Trusted by global institutions


World-class instructors

PhD, John Hopkins University School of Medicine

PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Professor, Kent State University, Ohio

Founder, Codemy