How do I fill out a copyright transfer agreement?
The copyright transfer agreement should be filled out using MS Word or hand-printed and signed by all authors (coauthors and copyright holders). These agreements are contracts of adhesion. A copyright transfer agreement enters into force if a manuscript is accepted for publication in English.
How do you write a cover letter for a journal manuscript?
What should I include in a cover letter?Editor’s name (when known)Name of the journal to which you are submitting.Your manuscript’s title.Article type (review, research, case study, etc.)Submission date.Brief background of your study and the research question you sought to answer.Brief overview of methodology used.
What does manuscript transferred mean?
By using the manuscript transfer option, authors save time as they don’t not have to go through a new submission process at another publisher, and by not having to wait for new reviews. the editor and reviewers usually stay the same, which has the advantage that there are no delays with finding new reviewers or editors.
How do I find the right journal for my paper?
Q: How do I choose a proper journal to publish my research paper?Make a list of available journals in your subject area and survey the type of articles published in them. Make sure the aims/scope of the journals match that of your study.Check for the types of articles published by the journals.
Why should I publish my research?
Publishing with Scientific Data provides citable, peer-reviewed credit for created datasets. Allow the publication of valuable datasets that may not be well-suited for traditional research journals and grant recognition to those who may not qualify for authorship on traditional papers.
Is impact factor 6 GOOD?
The higher the impact factor, the more highly ranked the journal. It is one tool you can use to compare journals in a subject category. The top 5% of journals have impact factors approximately equal to or greater than 6 (610 journals or 4.9% of the journals tracked by JCR).
Which is better Scopus or SCI?
The citation rates (CPP) of each of the articles identified were found to be higher for all years in the SCI database than in SCOPUS. The articles in the analysis on the same topic had a citation rate of 12 citations per article in SCI, and only 8 citations per article in SCOPUS.
How do I use Scopus?
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What is the difference between Scopus and Elsevier?
ScienceDirect and Scopus use two different databases. ScienceDirect contains full text articles from journals and books, primarily published by Elsevier, but including some hosted societies. Scopus indexes metadata from abstracts and references of thousands of publishers, including Elsevier.
What is Scopus coverage year?
6- When the journal coverage in Scopus website shows a range of past years (like 2010-2018) this mean that journal is out of Scopus now; but if it is covered to present, this means that journal is currently indexed (e.g. 2006 to present). Regards.
How do I know if a journal is in Scopus?
How can you know if a journal is ISI, Scopus, or SCImago Indexed?Visit their website at scopus.com/sources. This will guide you to their search page.Choose the Title, Publisher, or ISSN number of the journal of your choice and search it in.Enter the journal details in the search bar to have access to their database.
Are all Elsevier journals Scopus indexed?
I found that out of the 2747 active journals that Elsevier publishes, 448 journals are not indexed in Scopus. About 15%. Elsevier, as a publisher of journals and also the owner of Scopus, does create some worries of overrepresentation of its own journals in comparison to other publishers.