About this Module
The main objective of this training is to introduce some of the research support tools which can help the researchers to produce high-quality research with efficiency.
The topics covered in this module include:
- Part 1: Searching and Writing
- Part 2: Publishing and Sharing
Searching the literature
To explore some of the useful research-related platforms/websites which can be used to find high-quality articles related to your topic. (Myto, Proquest Dissertations & Theses Global, DOAJ, Mycite, Web of Science, Scopus & Alert Services)
To explore some of the beneficial research support tools to ease your research writing process (MS Word Advanced, Bibliographic Management [Mendeley & Endnote], Google Drive, Smmry, Mindmeister & Cloud Storage)
To identify the best journals to publish your research articles (Journal Citation Reports [JCR], SCImago Journal and Country Rank [SJR], DOAJ, Mycite, Manuscript Match, Scirev, Medsci & Sherpa Romeo)
Research Sharing & Monitoring
To identify the best strategy to make your research outputs more visible and receive high impact ( e-repository, Researcher Profile, Scientific Social Network & Altmetrics)
TRAINING @USM LIBRARY
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To browse our full Mind Map for this training (including all the links for the tools), please click here.