Session 2: How to choose where to publish
Introduction by Prof. Deanna Lacoste
Date and Time: Wednesday, October 27, 12:00-13:00
Lunch and learn sessions will be held in the circular seating area on the Seaview side on level 2 of the University Library. A light lunch will be provided for participants. No registration is required.
1. DOAJ: Directory of Open Access Journals. Find OA journals, including those that do not charge APCs (platinum/diamond OA) https://doaj.org/
2. Sherpa Romeo: Check a journal’s article sharing policies. Find out which versions of your article a journal will allow you to share online. https://v2.sherpa.ac.uk/romeo/
3. TOP Factor: Scores assigned to journals based on implementation of the Transparency and Openness Promotion guidelines. Currently only covers 1000+ journals. https://www.topfactor.org/
Provide information about the acceptance rate and time to publication of different journals.
Suggest possibly suitable venues based on a draft paper title and abstract.
1. Elsevier: https://journalfinder.elsevier.com/
1. Springer: https://journalsuggester.springer.com/
1. IEEE: Includes upcoming IEEE conferences. Lacks acceptance rate information. https://publication-recommender.ieee.org/
1. Wiley: Lacks acceptance rate and time to publication information. https://journalfinder.wiley.com/
1. Google Scholar: Calculates journal level h-index.
2. CiteScore: Based on Scopus data.
3. Journal Citation Reports: Source of Journal Impact Factor . Based on Web of Science data.
4. Clarivate Manuscript Matcher: Available within Endnote.
Suggests related WOS indexed journals based on a paper title and abstract.