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How to Become an Academic Writer: Part 1 – Building an Academic Vocabulary

By Camille Gamboa, US PR & Conventions Whether you’re a new graduate student who is just learning the ropes of academic writing or a professor looking for ways to engage your students, building up your academic vocabulary is a great … Continue reading

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How to Publish a Discoverable Journal Article: Tips for Writing a Paper that will Get Cited

By Camille Gamboa, SAGE US PR & Conventions Follow @CamilleGamboa Click the “play” arrow button to get started and to navigate the presentation. You can also click the back arrow button to go back. *If you are having problems viewing … Continue reading

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How to Turn Your Dissertation, Thesis, or Paper into a Publication (Part Four)

By Camille Gamboa, SAGE US PR & Conventions Assistant Part 4: The Transformation As you are transforming your work into something publishable, remember that your paper, dissertation, or thesis was written with a specific purpose and serves a different function … Continue reading

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How to Turn Your Dissertation, Thesis, or Paper into a Publication (Part Three)

By Camille Gamboa, SAGE US PR & Conventions Assistant Part 3: What to publish  While it may feel like you are choosing between children, because your work is so expansive, it is probably best to choose only a portion or … Continue reading

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The Open Access Option

Open access journals allow scholars to make their peer-reviewed research openly available to the public  By Camille Gamboa, SAGE PR and Conventions While it is inevitable that the topics that academics explore and develop are not always going to be … Continue reading

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How to Turn Your Dissertation, Thesis, or Paper into a Publication (Part Two)

By Camille Gamboa, SAGE US PR & Conventions Assistant Part 2: Where to publish  A Book or a Journal? – So you’ve decided that your work is worth pursuing further. What next? Now you have to select the appropriate publishing … Continue reading

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How to Turn Your Dissertation, Thesis, or Paper into a Publication

By Camille Gamboa, SAGE US PR & Conventions Assistant  Part 1: Where do you go from here? In our first “How To” post, we provided steps for how to get a publication-ready paper in a scholarly journal. With some help … Continue reading

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How a Librarian Saved My College Career

By Camille Gamboa, SAGE US PR & Conventions Assistant When I was an undergraduate student at a small liberal arts university in Southern California, I had my first experience of a librarian saving my life—and it wouldn’t be the last. … Continue reading

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Take advantage of “I am in Control Day”

By Camille Gamboa, PR & Conventions Assistant On March 30, 1981, after U.S. President Ronald Reagan was wounded in an assassination attempt, the then Secretary of State Alexander Haig was infamously quoted as stating “I am in control here.” While … Continue reading

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How to Promote Your Publication at a Conference

By Camille Gamboa, PR & Conventions From Los Angeles to Rio de Janeiro to London and all the way over to Sydney, SAGE attends more than 280 conferences each year across the globe. While as a publisher we work hard … Continue reading

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How To Get Published in a Scholarly Journal (Part Two)

Part II: Dealing with Feedback and Getting the Paper Published In our last blog post , we discussed getting your academic paper ready to submit to a scholarly journal. With the help of some academic bloggers, today we will offer … Continue reading

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How To Get Published in a Scholarly Journal (Part One)

Part 1: Getting Your Paper Ready to Send In So you’ve spent countless hours writing a piece that you and your colleagues think needs to be seen by a wider set of scholarly eyes throughout your discipline…What’s next? Here are … Continue reading

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