*Effective writing & publishing in English: Be the best you can be! *


Welcome to Research Square’s Bootcamp for scientific writing! This course will provide you with essential tips and tricks to enable you to achieve your writing aspirations by publishing your research in high-impact journals. Although this presentation emphasises early career researchers, it contains information useful to all interested in writing for publication. Follow the Research Square profile to receive notifications for upcoming events.


Join us every week at 9am BST / 8am GMT! Over a series of short live event training sessions encouraging feedback and hands-on learning, our course will take you through the five stages of academic paper writing, publishing, and impact.


Come along at 9am BST/8am GMT on May 30th for the third episode in this series – ‘Journal selection: Things to think about


Most of academics’ time is spent doing research and obtaining results to write a paper. However, before you go on to start putting together your manuscript, you need to stop and think about journal selection - perhaps the most important issue that needs to be addressed at the beginning of the writing process.


In this training session , we will discuss,


- Different kinds of academic journals


- How to select a good journal for your research


- How to avoid predatory (grey) journals that are just after your hard-earned cash


We will discuss this – and much more – in our third session at 9am BST / 8am GMT.


Research Square is a multidisciplinary preprint and author services platform. You can share your work early in the form of a preprint, gain feedback from the community, and use our tools and services to improve your paper. You can also learn about breakthroughs in your field and find potential collaborators. We will show you why this is an important career move, and can help with your networking skills.


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Previous episodes:


1. Motivations: Why publish at all?


2. Things to know before writing a peer-reviewed article

Date and Time
Monday, May 30, 2022 09:00 am BST / 08:00 am GMT
Speakers Avatar Dr Gareth Dyke, Director of Global Content at Research Square

Gareth recently gained the role of a Content Director at Research Square. He is the author of more than 290 peer-reviewed articles in top journals such as Nature and Science and manages the Taylor & Francis journal Historical Biology as Editor-in-Chief. He has a PhD in palaeontology on the subject of dinosaurs and the evolution of flights and feathers in birds

DOI: 5Kl9qAVRDlrgOSgqwMGQ_prepost_1

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