Navigating Peer Review: Challenges, Responses & Publishing

navigating peer-review

All researchers will encounter peer review during their career, both as an author of research papers, books, fellowship applications or grants and as an expert who has been asked to review one of these documents. This workshop will introduce researchers to the peer review system, the process, the complexities, the responsibilities of the author and the reviewer and how to get the most out of the experience.

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Immortalising Your Research: Ethics, Sharing & Data workshop

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Do you have research data sitting on the shelf in folders or multiple external hard drives? Don’t let your work sit there unnoticed! Several journals and funding bodies now require researchers to share their data when they publish and a number of different platforms have recently been developed to facilitate the data sharing and distribution process. Each researcher now produces a variety of different outputs from their work, including quantitative datasets, images, videos, software, hardware and biological libraries. How should you organise, store and manage your data? How can you create a clear, scalable, logical system for managing your data and files

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Open Access & Research Information

Open Access

The library currently delivers a number of academic development workshops specifically for postgraduate research students.

Book now onto the library’s upcoming Open Access & Research Information workshop. Learn more about the current publishing landscape, and how it may affect your work with regards to Open Access and copyright.

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E-mporium – Call for Abstracts

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CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

E-mporium, the University of Lincoln’s new interdisciplinary E-journal of postgraduate research, is now seeking submissions for its first issue.

As E-mporium is interdisciplinary in nature, we will be looking to showcase the best in postgraduate research and invite contributions from postgraduate students across the spectrum of disciplines at both Masters and Doctoral level. E-mporium accepts a range of paper types at submission, including, but not limited to:

Journal/Scientific Article

Literature Review

Book/Film/Theatre/Exhibition/Conference Review

Technology Review

Perspective Piece

Comment Paper

Short-form Research Summary

Conference Paper

Potential authors are required to submit a 200 word abstract for evaluation which can be sent to journals@lincoln.ac.uk or delivered in person to our office at One Campus Way.

The deadline for abstract submission is 27/02/2017.

 

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