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Trends in Scholarship and Research Presents Rick Anderson

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Thursday, February 1, 2018, 10:30AM - 1:30PM
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Alkek Wittliff Collections San Marcos
  • Lisa Ancelet Administrative Librarian, University Libraries
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Trends in Scholarship and Research Presents Rick Anderson

University Lecture Series Sponsored Event

Part I Presentation
Research Publishing Strategies: Options, opportunities, and obstacles
by Rick Anderson
Wittliff Gallery, 7th Floor, 10:30 a.m.-11:45 a.m.

Rick Anderson will provide an interdisciplinary presentation on research publication strategies including tried-and-true traditional publishing avenues, Open Access options, author/publication charges, and how to watch out for publication options that are too good to be true (predatory publishing).

Join us if you have asked yourself any of the following questions:

How do I identify a quality journal to publish in?
How much should I care about the impact factor?
Can Open Access publishing hurt my career?
When should I pay APCs (Article Processing Charges)?
How should I handle solicitations by publishers?
What are some strategies for increasing the impact of my research?
Is academia changing how it views scholarship and peer review?

Part II Lunch & Learn
Understanding Discipline Norms in Terms of Publishing, Peer Review, Open Access, Data, Metrics, and More
ALK 105/106, Noon-1:30 p.m.

Join us for Lunch to participate in an in-depth discussion with Rick Anderson and a panel of Texas State University faculty on discipline specific publishing issues and trends including:

Identifying quality journals in my discipline
Open Access @ Texas State University
Is Texas State changing how it views scholarship and peer review?

Lunch will be provided to all attendees who RSVP to libraryresearch@txstate.edu

180 minutes
University Library