Category Archives: Scholarly Publishing - p3

Open Access Week 2015

Today marks the beginning of the 8th International Open Access Week. This year’s theme is “Open for Collaboration” and highlights the power of openness to drive collaboration and advance research. Learn more about the chosen theme on SPARC’s website. What is Eccles Health Sciences Library doing to participate this week? We will be featuring collaborative …Read More »

Writing Your NIH Biosketch in LaTeX

In December 2014, the NIH released new requirements for the Biographical Sketch (biosketch) for grant applications submitted on or after May 25, 2015. Major changes include: page limit extending from four to five pages describing up to five of your most significant contributions to science for each contribution, listing up to four relevant peer-reviewed publications …Read More »

Peer Review Week 2015

Welcome to Peer Review Week! Festivities last all week long and we will be tweeting tips and following the conversation at #PeerRevWk15. Follow us @EHSLibrary! Mark your calendars: on Thursday October 1 at 9am, we will be hosting the webinar on “Trust and Transparency in Peer Review” in HSEB 4100C. Refreshments will be served! Please …Read More »

LaTeX: what is it and where can I find help?

Do any of the following statements resonate with you? I want my document to look professional (e.g. like a textbook or journal article). I want to focus on my writing and less on the formatting. I want an easy way to typeset mathematical formulas and equations. I want a table of contents that automatically updates. …Read More »

Where are the Data Repositories?

Discovering and re-using research datasets has become much easier in recent years due in large part to data sharing initiatives, the increasing use of standards and innovative new technologies. Come learn about the data repositories and research data available for your use. We will also provide information on how to deposit your own research data and …Read More »

ORCID: A Unique Identifier for Researchers

ORCID is a free tool that allows you to gather together the outputs of your research under one unique identifier. It will give you the ability to make sure that the articles, data sets, etc. that you published are the ones attributed you, and are linked together. “ORCID aims to solve the name ambiguity problem …Read More »

The Research Lifecycle: Partnering for Success

Please join us for a forum on the challenges and potential of data-intensive science. Enjoy the opportunity to learn about new resources for collaboration, discovery, data sharing and data management and participate in discussions about how these resources can add value to your research community. This forum features a keynote address by Victoria Stodden entitled, …Read More »

Open Access Week

This week is Open Access Week.  Here is the schedule of events happening at the University of Utah. Tuesday Oct 23rd: Publishing SMART: How to Make Your Article Visible Instructors: Allyson Mower, Marriott Library and Abby Adamczyk, Eccles Library 1 to 3 pm, Marriott Library, Room 1009 Register Here Authors want their scholarly articles to …Read More »

New open access journal, PeerJ

“PeerJ is an Open Access, peer-reviewed, scholarly journal. Initially, it will be publishing Research Articles in the Biological and Medical Sciences. It will aim for rapid decision making and will publish articles as soon as they are ready… PeerJ operates a ‘Lifetime Membership’ model. Unlike many Open Access publications which charge authors per publication, PeerJ …Read More »

Join us for the January 19th LIFT Forum on Copyright Law

The Wednesday, January 19, 2011 Library and Information Technology Forum features Julie McAdams and Michele Ballantyne (both from the University of Utah Office of General Counsel) speaking about Recent Updates in Copyright Law. Please join us in the Spencer F. and Cleone P. Eccles Health Sciences Education Building, Room 2110 at 12:05-1:00 p.m. for this …Read More »