Societies Research Libraries Authors May 2nd, 2016

Wiley Exchanges is moving!

We’re excited to say that after three great years, Wiley Exchanges is re-launching as a new online community very soon. While we’ll continue to offer you the helpful and thought provoking content on research and publishing  which you’ve come to expect, we will be expanding our horizons and broadening the topics we cover to aid you in your…

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Research April 29th, 2016

Win a Trip to Peru, $25K, and a Chance to Showcase Your Research Globally

Many of our most pressing global challenges can only be solved through international collaboration. Threats to food security are not confined by borders and demand attention from experts around the world. Climate change effects are felt across every continent and cannot be mitigated by a single nation. Sustainable ocean development requires international partnership to ensure…

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Authors April 28th, 2016

Complying With HEFCE’s Open Access Policy: What You Need To Know

Most researchers working in the UK will know that the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) open access policy took effect from April 1st of this year, but what does that mean for you, and how can you make sure you are fully compliant?     What is the HEFCE open access policy? Around…

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Societies Research Libraries Authors April 7th, 2016

What are the most important skills PhDs need upon graduation?

Successful graduates of a Ph.D. program are armed with the skills that will enhance their future success, regardless of chosen career path. Included among the most important of these skills are scientific writing, critical thinking, and the construction of solid logical arguments combined with a plan for rigorous testing. Despite the importance of these skills,…

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Societies Research Libraries Authors April 5th, 2016

Publicly-funded research: a story about scholarly collaboration

What would you do if the Chairman of the House Committee on Science and Technology for the US government said to you “Stop complaining about the problem and hand me a solution” on open access and public funded research? This is how Fred Dylla, Executive Director Emeritus and former CEO of the American Institute of…

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Societies Research Libraries Authors March 30th, 2016

What inspires you to do what you do?

The work you do is incredible. Here at Wiley, we’re celebrating the remarkable work carried out every day by you – our authors, researchers, reviewers and editors. We want to know what drives you to make new discoveries, overcome challenges and make a difference. That’s why we’ve launched our ‘#becauseofyou’ campaign, and we’d love to…

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Societies Research Libraries March 4th, 2016

Moving the conversation forward: International Women’s Day 2016

We’ve brought together many of our society partners, journal editors, and book authors to participate in an online forum discussing women’s rights. To kick off this year’s International Women’s Day celebration, we sent out a short poll to some of our authors from the research community. We wanted to know why research on women is…

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Societies Research Libraries January 20th, 2016

What do reviewers want from peer review?

Time and again, journal authors tell us that the experience of peer review is the defining factor in their overall publishing experience. The quality of the peer review experience is crucial to an author’s decision of where to publish and the authors whoexpress the most satisfaction with their publishing experience are those whostate they have…

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Societies Research Libraries Authors December 22nd, 2015

Our top ten posts of 2015

It’s that time again. The year end is approaching, whether we’re ready for it or sad to see it go. Regardless, what better time to stop and take a look back at our ten most popular posts published in 2015? Here they are, in order of popularity. 1. Writing a literature review: six steps to get you from…

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Societies December 17th, 2015

Being a part of the collective force to advance mission-driven societies through sharing and learning – Associations Congress UK 2015

Andy Burman, CEO of the British Dietetic Association, frames why events like ACUK are so important “Association events are crucial to the association and society sector, providing insight into current trends, innovation and new ideas. There can be no complacency in our sector and, as an association CEO and an independent consultant, being part of…

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