Where to Publish

There are resources that can help  you discover the most respected/cited publications in your field and country that will allow you to determine where to publish your research.

Google Scholar – Metrics

SCImago Journal Rank

  • Shows journal and country metrics and rankings
  • Based on data provided by Scopus
  • An open access alternative to the “Journal Impact Factor”

To Increase Your Visibility

Academic social networks have been developed to allow for the free distribution of both published and unpublished research.

Academia.edu

  • Social networking for academics
  • Able to share your work and collect statistics
  • Follow other works produced in your field of interest

ResearchGate

  • Science-specific social network
  • Share your work and receive feedback/questions from other academics/collect statistics

Mendeley

  • Share your work and receive feedback and collect statistics
  • Manage citations used in your research
  • Purchased by Elsevier in 2013
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