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Events and Support

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Workshop for Editors

What does it take to become a quality open access journal?

Learn what it takes to start a new journal or "flip" an existing one.

what the indicators and options?

  • Publishing platforms
  • New and existing peer review models 
  • Business models
  • Impact metrics and Indexers

Nuts & Bolts: The Super Long List of Things to Do When Starting a New Journal

By Angela Cochran

Book Publishing

Examples of OA Texbooks

Best Practices and Quality Indicators

COPE Publication Ethics : Principles of Transparency

The guide is based quality indicators, principles of transparency, and best practices in scholarly publishing.

Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE, https://publicationethics.org)

Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ, https://doaj.org)

Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association (OASPA, https://oaspa.org)

World Association of Medical Editors (WAME, http://www.wame.org)

eScholarship journal publishing opportunities

Contact scholcomm[at]ucsd[dot]edu for support.

See eScholarship documentation on:

Scholarly Communication at the UC San Diego Library

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CONTACT US

  • scholcomm@ucsd.edu

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