Writing for academic journals

academicwriting_rectangleWriting for publication is a daunting and time-consuming task for many academics. And yet the pressure for academics to publish has never been greater.

Author Rowena Murray demystifies the process of writing academic papers in her book Writing for Academic Journals. The book provides practical advice for overcoming common obstacles such as finding a topic, targeting journals, and finding the time to write.

Murray also offers strategies for good academic writing and advice on how to use social media to promote your publications.

Writing for Academic Journals is available as an eBook in the EBL EBook LibraryEBL Ebook Library offers eBooks across a broad range of subject areas, such as business, information technology, education, engineering, fine arts and science.

There are also other helpful books on academic writing in the EBL Ebook Library. Take a look!

Writing For Academic Journals
Rowena Murray
McGraw Hill Education 2013
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This book unravels the process of writing academic papers. It tells readers what good papers look like and how they can be written.

Scientific Writing: Easy When You Know How
Jennifer Peat et al
Wiley 2013
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This comprehensive and practical book covers the basics of grammar as well as issues such as writing a grant application and selling to your potential audience.

Writing for Peer Reviewed Journals: Strategies for getting published
Pat Thomson and Barbara Kamler
Taylor and Francis 2012
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It’s not easy getting published, but everyone has to do it. Writing for Peer Reviewed Journals presents an insider’s perspective on the secret business of academic publishing, making explicit many of the dilemmas and struggles faced by all writers, but rarely discussed.

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