Scholarly Publishing: Books, Journals, and Conferences

In support of faculty pursuing scholarly publishing, the Busse Library staff has assembled these resources for consultation and general information. Field-specific pages include a roster of top journals associated with the discipline, professional associations, applicable citation index details, and articles on how to publish in that arena.

Scholarly topics include:The Submission Process: Book Publishers and Manuscripts -- The Submission Process: Preparing an Article Manuscript and Locating a Publisher -- Copyright, Contracts, and Your Rights as an Author -- Proposals and Editors: The Book Publishing Process -- The Peer Review Process: Scholarly Journal Publishing -- Poster Sessions and Making Conference Presentations -- Open Source Collections: Open Access Projects and Peer Reviewed Literature -- Busse Library Resources for Scholarly Publishing

 

The Submission Process: Book Publishers and Manuscripts

 

The Submission Process: Preparing an Article Manuscript and Locating a Publisher

 

Copyright, Contracts, and Your Rights as an Author

 

Proposals and Editors: The Book Publishing Process

 

The Peer Review Process: Scholarly Journal Publishing

 

Poster Sessions and Making Conference Presentations

 

Open Source Collections: Open Access Projects and Peer-Reviewed Literature

 

Busse Library Resources for Scholarly Publishing

  • Benjaminson, Peter. Publish without perishing: A practical handbook for academic authors. NEA, c1992. Z 286.S37 B46 1992
  • Belcher, Wendy Laura. Writing your journal article in 12 weeks: A guide to academic publishing success. SAGE, c2009. Z 741.B45 2009
  • Boice, Robert. Professors as writers: A self-help guide to academic writing. Boynton, c1991. PN151 .B65 1990.
  • Henson, Kenneth T. Writing for professional publication: Keys to academic and business success. Allyn and Bacon, c1999. PN 151.H447 1999
  • Luey, Beth. Revising your dissertation: Advice from leading editors. University of California Press, c2004. Net Library Collection.
  • Meloy, Judith M. Writing the qualitative dissertation: Understanding by doing. L. Erlbaum Associates, c2002. Net Library Collection.
  • Thyer, Bruce A. Successful publishing in scholarly journals. SAGE, c1994. Z479.T55 1994