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Pathways to scholarship series

Outline or Agenda

Think of your journal selection as finding the right community in which to start a conversation about your research. In this session you will learn how to evaluate journals for scope, access, and impact to identify the most appropriate venue to share your scholarship.

Learning Outcomes

  • How to find a journal
  • How to dissect a journal
  • Understand the journal workflow article→ journal → database
  • Understand “open access” versus “closed access” publishing
  • Understand journal impact score

In class activities and instruction

Post class assessment and course feedback

References/ additional readings

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