The Resource Getting published in the life sciences, Richard J. Gladon, William R. Graves and J. Michael Kelly

Getting published in the life sciences, Richard J. Gladon, William R. Graves and J. Michael Kelly

Label
Getting published in the life sciences
Title
Getting published in the life sciences
Statement of responsibility
Richard J. Gladon, William R. Graves and J. Michael Kelly
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "The goal of this book is to make it easier for scientists, especially those new to scientific writing, to write about their results and to get their manuscripts accepted in peer-reviewed journals. The book covers each step throughout the submission process, from organizing and outlining the manuscript, presenting statistical data and results, to what happens during the in-house manuscript review process and what to do if an article is initially rejected"--
  • "The goal of this book is to make it easier for scientists, especially those new to scientific writing, to write about their results and to get their manuscripts accepted in peer-reviewed journals. The book covers each step throughout the submission process, from organizing and outlining the manuscript, presenting statistical data and results, to what happens during the in-house manuscript review process and what to do if an article is initially rejected. In addition to providing practical exercises on these topics, the book focuses on helping writers distil their research into concise take-home messages for readers, in order to convey information as clearly as possible to the target audience"--
Assigning source
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DG1
Dewey number
808/.06657
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH304
LC item number
.G53 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Getting published in the life sciences, Richard J. Gladon, William R. Graves and J. Michael Kelly
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Matter -- Preliminary Considerations. The Importance of and Need for Publishing -- Steps in Manuscript Preparation and Getting Started -- Ethical Issues in Publishing -- Choosing your Coauthors -- Choosing your Journal -- Principles and Characteristics of Good Scientific Writing -- Development of the Manuscript. Developing the Take-Home Messages and a Provisional Title -- Organizing and Outlining your Manuscript -- Results I: Overview -- Results II: Presentation of Statistically Analyzed Data -- Results III: Options for Presenting Results -- Results IV: Preparing the Written Text of the Results Section -- Revising and Editing -- References -- Materials and Methods -- Introduction: Rationale, Review of Literature, and Statement of Objectives -- Discussion -- Abstract -- Title, Byline, Keywords, and Authorship Footnote Items -- Polishing your Manuscript with Good Word Usage -- Review, Submission, and Postsubmission Issues. In-House Manuscript Review Process -- Cover Letter and Submission form Preparation -- Final Checklist and Initial Manuscript Submission -- The Peer-Review Process of Your Initial Submission -- Response Letter Preparation and Manuscript Resubmission -- Proofs, Proofreading, and the Final Steps in the Publication Process -- Index
  • Preface -- Section I. Preliminary Considerations. Chapter 1. The Importance of and Need for Publishing -- Chapter 2. Steps in Manuscript Preparation and Getting Started -- Chapter 3. Ethical Issues in Publishing -- Chapter 4. Choosing Your Coauthors -- Chapter 5. Choosing Your Journal -- Chapter 6. Principles and Characteristics of Good Scientific Writing -- Section II. Development of the Manuscript. Chapter 7. Developing the Take-home Messages and a Provisional Title -- Chapter 8. Organizing and Outlining Your Manuscript -- Chapter 9. Results I: Overview -- Chapter 10. Results II: Presentation -- Chapter 11. Results III: Options for Presenting Results -- Chapter 12. Results IV: Guidelines for Preparing Written Text of Results -- Chapter 13. Revising and Editing -- Chapter 14. References -- Chapter 15. Materials and Methods -- Chapter 16. Introduction: Rationale, Review of Literature, and Statements of Objectives -- Chapter 17. Discussion -- Chapter 18. Abstract -- Chapter 19. Title, By-line, Keywords, and Authorship Footnote Items -- Chapter 20. Polishing Your Manuscript with Good Word Usage -- Section III. Review, Submission, and Postsubmission Issues. Chapter 21. In-house Manuscript Review Process -- Chapter 22. Cover Letter and Submission Form Preparation -- Chapter 23. Final Checklist and Initial Manuscript Submission -- Chapter 24. The Peer-Review Process of Your Initial Submission -- Chapter 25. Response-letter Preparation and Manuscript Resubmission -- Chapter 26. Proofs, Proofreading, and the Final Steps in the Publication Process -- Appendices. -- Index/Indices
Control code
ocn773301090
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 356 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118041666
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 10.1002/9781118041673
  • a17687ea-d9ad-43e7-b996-652a40b667be
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26927639
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)773301090
  • pebco1118041658

Library Locations

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      -38.195656 144.304955
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