Publishing isn’t easy: so much was clear after the first three presentations of the seminar ‘Are you ready to publish?’. But the last presenter, TU Delft Library’s one and only Alenka Prinčič, had seriously good news for the audience. By Aad van de Wijngaart Wouldn’t it be great if you could get help in every..
Thed van Leeuwen is a researcher at the Centre for Science and Technology Studies of Leiden University who specializes in bibliometrics: the study of quantitative analysis of academic output. At the seminar ‘Are you ready to publish?’, hosted by TU Delft Library, he lifted the veil off the (in)famous impact factor. By Aad van de..
“Face it: you’re not really going to publish your article. A publisher is going to do that – but only if he thinks it’s suitable. So what does it take?” That question was enough to fill every seat in the brand new Stone Hall on February 5. Some 130 eager researchers had assembled for the seminar..