Many authors make simple and avoidable errors when writing a manuscript. Here, we take a look at some of the most common mistakes, and how you can avoid them when submitting your paper to a journal.
Preprints are unlikely to take over from established journals any time soon, but they do offer a novel and exciting way of getting research published. We explain the thinking behind this interesting approach to publication, and explore the options on offer to researchers today.
With the number of predatory journals taking advantage of researchers on the rise, we share just a few simple tips to help authors check the journals they plan to submit their valuable work to.
When writing a scientific manuscript, a clear, complete and concise methods section is a must. In this post, we take a look at this all-important part of your research and identify the points you should include to ensure your paper gets published.
In the aftermath of Open Access Week, we take a look at how some scientists are resorting to online piracy to access content that they cannot afford.