Digital Scholar Webinar: Digital strategies to find the right journal for publishing your research


There are tens of thousands of academic journals to choose from. Submitting a paper to an unsuitable journal is a key cause of article rejection, but it can be difficult to narrow down which journal is best suited. This webinar will outline how digital tools can support the decision process. After the webinar, attendees will: 


Duncan Nicholas, Former Development Editor at international academic publisher Taylor and Francis Group, and now Director of DN Journals research publishing consultancy, and Senior Consultant for Enago Academy.

Learning Objectives

  1. Understand journal selection mechanisms in the digital age including finding journal rankings online and identifying predatory journals.
  2. Describe novel digital tools that assist with identifying the right journal for a research project.
  3. Understand the role of associations such as Think.Check.Submit and others in facilitating effective journal selection. 


NIH Funding Acknowledgment: Important - All publications resulting from the utilization of SC CTSI resources are required to credit the SC CTSI grant by including the NIH funding acknowledgment and must comply with the NIH Public Access Policy.