In this competitive environment, there are many tools and strategies researchers can adopt to promote their research and interact with scholarly communities around the world.
I've been reading a few pretty thoughtful and useful articles of late about open access publishing, traditional academic publishing and what might be wrong with and improved in these systems. So, I decided to bring all the links together here and offer you a wee comment on each for your viewing pleasure ...
The #OpenAccess movement continues to evolve!
This letter was submitted to The Australian newspaper. As it didn’t get a run it’s being published here and on a number of other platforms by the co-authors.
In making her case for federal government support for the Australian publishing industry Louise Adler (Weekend Australian 14-15 September) has made certain remarks about open access electronic and library based scholarly publishing that require a response.
Recently, I have met with quite a few PhD/Doctoral students, Research Fellows and other academic staff in the Faculty of Health who are embarking on doing a comprehensive literature review for their project. I find that most people need similar types of guidance and to know about much the same types of steps, so this is an attempt to provide some kind of guide to help with the process.
Professor Patricia Davidson and Dr Michelle DiGiacomo, Faculty of Health UTS
Lee Williamson, Research Development Strategist, UTS
Tuesday May 14th, 2-4pm