Publishing Journal Articles in Open Access
With increasing emphasis on Open Access (OA) by the Research Grants Council (RGC) and PolyU, understanding how to make your research articles Open Access (OA) is crucial.
Designed for early career researchers who have little to no publishing experience, this seminar will provide you an overview on getting your research published, with a focus on tips you need to know about OA. Our Librarian will also talk about the OA requirements from RGC and PolyU, as well as how the library can support.
Key topics will be covered:
- Selecting the right journals
- Open Access
- Preparing your manuscript for publication
- The peer review process
- How to respond to reviewer reports
- Top reasons for rejection
- How to promote your work
- RGC and PolyU Open Access requirements
Date: 7 Dec 2022 (Wed)
Time: 3 pm – 4 pm
Speaker: Ms. Victoria Babbit (Director of Researcher Development and Outreach at Taylor & Francis)
Moderator: Ms. Iris Wai (Research Support Librarian, PolyU Library)
About the Speaker:
Victoria Babbit is the Director of Researcher Development & Outreach. She joined Taylor & Francis in 2008 and throughout the past decade has supported researchers as they navigate the rapidly changing publishing landscape. Her work involves engaging with global research communities to build knowledge and capacity related to publishing and editorial activities.
Prior to joining Taylor & Francis, Victoria conducted postgraduate research in Geography at The University of Washington.
For learning or research support, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, get in touch with your Faculty Librarian.