How to Publish in Academic Journals - Talk in Oct 2019

Date: 
11/10/2019 to 28/10/2019

Do you want to make your research known to the research community and to the public?

The following talk organized by the Library is to provide you with information and tips on writing and publishing with international journals and books. The Library is pleased to invite The Chinese University of Hong Kong Press to conduct the talk. CUHK researchers and postgraduate students are all welcome to join.

Author Strategies for Successful Academic Publishing: Journal Articles and Book Manuscripts

28 Oct (Mon) 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Topics:

  • For Journal Articles
    • How to build a personal publishing strategy
    • How to find the right journal and make a submission stand out
    • How the peer review process works
    • How to communicate with the journal editors and reviewers
    • How to communicate with the journal editors and reviewers
  • For Book Manuscripts
    • How to find suitable publishers, book series and editors
    • How to write an excellent book proposal
    • The academic manuscript review process and book publishing process of a university press
    • How to turn a dissertation into a book manuscript

The talk will also cover the author’s responsibility, timeline, contracts, copyright, e-publishing, promotion of publications, and representative cases of English and Chinese books, etc.

Speaker:
Dr. YUAN Zaijun, Journal Editor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Press
Dr. YE Minlei, Acquisition Editor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Press

Language: English

Venue: User Education Room 1, G/F, University Library

Registration: Complete the Online Registration Form

Details: www.lib.cuhk.edu.hk/en/learning/pg-researcher-faculty-workshops#publishing_talks

Enquiries: Email to research@lib.cuhk.edu.hk