Search and discovery

Search and discovery

Effective scientific research begins with more efficient discovery. This, combined with productivity-enhancing applications, allows for you to achieve more.

Through content innovation you can share your results in optimal ways, allowing for quick absorption of the highlights of every journal article.

Optimal search and discovery allows for effective sharing of information, prompting cross-disciplinary research and out-of-the-box thinking.

The right choice of study

Mummery_engInnovation: Thinking out of the box
Innovation is the future of the world, says Christine L. Mummery, Professor of Developmental Biology and Head of the Department of Anatomy and Embryology, Leiden University Medical Centre.

In this video she offers her perspective on how you should nurture, apply and protect your unique perspective and ideas. "Don’t be afraid of being original”, says Mummery. “Think out of the box. If you’re original, it will be noticed."
Mummery_200x150A perspective on research ethics
Professor of Developmental Biology, Christine L. Mummery explains why you should stick to the golden rules of ethics, despite the temptations to stray from the rules and touches upon the implications of ethics failure.

What are the ethics responsibility of authors? Why you should check authorship issues before joining a group and what are cross-boundary ethical values?

"Look for scientific truth rather than looking to just publish papers"

The right choice of study
In this video interview about exploring the spectrum of science, Professor of Developmental Biology, Christine L. Mummery talks about one of the great dilemmas that students face: What should they study? Her answer is that it doesn’t really matter.
Changing disciplines has its advantages: you will bring important skills and knowledge along that offer fresh and useful insights for cross-disciplinary research.

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Training webcasts

Publishing Connect has developed several series of freely-available, bite-sized training webcasts containing useful tips and tricks for authors, reviewers and editors. Visit our Publishing Connect training webcasts page to watch:

  • The "Publication Ethics" series
  • The "How to Get Published" series
  • The "How to Review a Manuscript" series
  • Successful Grant Writing - Getting it right
  • "Getting Your Paper Noticed"
  • And many more!

Go to Training and Workshops for more Publishing Connect information.

Research and Publication Ethics webinar

Additionally, we also recommend viewing this archived webinar where leading experts in the field explain different types of scientific misconduct and how it is dealt with. This event is archived and available on demand.  

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Organize your papers, citations and references in a cloud and engage in global collaboration using Mendeley
Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network that can help you organize your research, collaborate with others online, and discover the latest research

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Training videos well as some downloadable tip sheets are available here

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