Register now for “Lessons in Scientific Publishing” – Spring Term I 2017

Scientific Publishing Spring 2017

Interested in writing and publishing, but feeling intimidated by the process?  We invite you to register for Lessons in Scientific Publishing, a 1 credit elective open to all ISMMS graduate students.  This course is designed to teach students to navigate the process of researching, writing, and publishing scholarly articles.

From the course description:

“Being published in high quality, reputable journals and ensuring high impact in both traditional and alternative metrics is essential to a successful career today in science and medicine. The aims of this course are to familiarize students with the processes of writing and publishing scientific papers and to learn how to create a professional online presence that will allow their work to be noticed and cited. The course offers ISMMS students the opportunity to become adept in the processes of research organization, article submission and peer-review as well as creating and maintaining online presence to promote their work and their achievements. This course is an ideal option for students interested in research and publishing.”

For more information, contact course coordinator Rachel Pinotti (

Levy Library now offers F1000Prime

F1000Prime is a revolutionary post-publication peer review service that comprehensively and systematically highlights and recommends the most interesting articles published in the biomedical sciences, based on the recommendations of a faculty of more than 8,000 leading experts in Biology and Medicine.

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