Publish and Flourish!: Free Workshop on Publishing Research
A free workshop entitled "Publish and Flourish!: Discover, Design, Write, Submit" was conducted by Thomson Reuters on 11 March 2016, 9:00AM at the European Documentation Centre Multipurpose Room, The Learning Commons, 13/F Henry Sy Sr. Hall.
Dr. See Diu Seng, a solution consultant specializing in scientific and scholarly research at Thomson Reuters discussed the basics of Web of Science (WoS) and the parts of a manuscript. He also explained the importance of impact factors of journals and the use of reference and citations management with Endnote™. Writing a good manuscript is quite a big challenge for faculty and researchers.
Dr. See shared to the participants some essential tips on preparing a manuscript. Elements of a good cover letter for a manuscript were also presented. He also discussed the editorial process involved after submitting a manuscript.
A total of 54 faculty, researchers, librarians and graduate students attended the workshop.