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Australasian Human Research Ethics Consultancy Services Pty Ltd (AHRECS)

Selecting a quality publisher (NZ Royal Society | November 2017)

Published/Released on November 15, 2017 | Posted by Admin on January 25, 2018 / , , , , , ,
 


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Note to users

A useful and clear guide that should be helpful for early career researchers.

The information in these guidelines has been produced by the Royal Society Te Apārangi to guide researchers when selecting publications. It has been widely peer-reviewed and thus is likely to portray good practice. Because it is not formal advice, those who use it need to apply their own judgement to decide what parts of the content are applicable in their own circumstances.
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Table of Contents

Assessing the quality of publishing venues, and key issues in academic publishing

Questions to ask of a potential publisher

Affiliation and contact information
Editorial practices
Peer-review process
Indexing
Fees
Indicators of poor practice
Indicators of quality
Other checklists

Key issues in academic publishing

The rise of Open Access and pay to publish
New entrants in the scholarly information environment
The effect on the scholarly record
A risk that good research becomes irretrievable
A risk that poor quality research is published

Note to users

Acknowledgements

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