Where to Publish for the Health Sciences Community

Learn tools that will aid in the selection and evaluation of journals, the influence of journal impact factors, and the implications of open-access publishing for your scientific work.

November 08, 2022 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm @ Virtual
Workshop Penn Students Only
Chemistry Library Reading Room

This class will outline current scholarly communication practices, review publishing options, and consider strategies for selecting journals in which to publish. You will learn the tools that will aid in the selection and evaluation of journals, the influence of journal impact factors, and the implications of open-access publishing for your scientific work.  

Presented by Maylene Qiu, Systematic Review Coordinator and Clinical Liaison Librarian, and Melanie Cedrone, Biotech Commons Librarian.

All graduate students are welcome, but those interested in publishing in the health sciences will benefit most from this class.

This workshop is co-sponsored by the Grad Center at Penn

Fall 2022 Publishing Workshops
This workshop is part of a series hosted by the Libraries in collaboration with the Grad Center at Penn. Each workshop focuses on an element of the publishing process. From September through November, tune in to live virtual sessions covering citation management, impact metrics, promoting your work, selecting the right publishing venue, fair use, and more. Find the full suite of publishing workshops online and register to attend, and find services and support year-round in our online guide.