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Scholarly Publishing & Current Awareness

Location: Robarts Library, e-classroom, 4th floor, room 4033. Directions

Note: This course may be taken as part of the Graduate Professional Skills Program.


This workshop focuses on bringing participants up to speed on the contours of the scholarly publishing system, and on how they can become active, informed participants in it. The workshop will  examine a range of topics, including:  scholarly publishing models, the scholarly publishing industry, elements of a publication agreement,  research impact and metrics, “predatory publishing,” researcher identity management, open access, and more.

Workshop participants will come away with a bundle of relevant and useful resources to help them navigate scholarly publishing in their discipline, as well as tips for staying aware of new developments.


Stephanie Orfano, Acting Head, Scholarly Communications & Copyright Office.

Graeme Slaght, Copyright Outreach Librarian, Scholarly Communications and Copyright Office.

Related LibGuide: Scholarly Publishing and Current Awareness by Eveline Houtman

Thursday, March 22, 2018
1:10pm - 4:00pm
Robarts Library
St. George (Downtown) Campus
Graduate Professional Skills Program  

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