Tuesday 25 November saw the commencement of the much anticipated Wiley author workshop, with attendees streaming inDSC_0516 (2) from across the Cape. Aimed at Researchers, the workshop focused on the dangers and the difficulties of getting published. Associate marketing director, Kate Smith, gave an overview of how Wiley serves the wider research community through the latest innovations to their Online Library. This was followed by Journals Publishing Manager, Peter Creaton, who addressed attendees on the process of publication, providing helpful insights into the publishing world. Finally, Associate Director Jill Hawthorne, spoke about Wiley’s stance with regard to new initiatives in Open Access and Altmetrics.

See the presentations below:

Karen Smith:

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Peter Creaton:

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Jill Hawthorne:

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University of Cape Town:  25th November,  9:30 – 13:00

Target Audience: The course is aimed at researchers, academics and librarians who wish to publish in international journals.

Charge: The workshop is free to all registrants. Registrations will be taken on a first come, first served, basis.  Seats are limited, so book now!

Certification: On completion of the seminar, participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance. (more…)