Producing and promoting publications is an essential part of being a researcher and communicating new knowledge generated from your research. Knowing how and where to get published, understanding the publication process and being aware of authorship protocols will be critical to your success in this area. 

Useful links


If English is not your first language, there are many resources to help with professional editing of research papers, reports, book chapters or PhD theses. Many of the major journal websites include links to services. Note that there is a cost to using these services.

Strategic scholarly publishing: Principles [webinar]

21 September 2021 1:00pm2:30pm
Which journals are best for your research? What can you do to maximise your work’s scholarly impact? How can you ensure your research complies with funder mandates and is in line with the University’s strategic direction?

Smart, savvy and scholarly: Knowing where NOT to publish [webinar]

13 October 2021 10:00am11:30am
Learn how to publish your research in the right place for the most impact.

Academic publishing: Play by the rules [webinar]

31 August 2021 10:00am11:30am
Explore guiding principles of ethical publishing and your rights.

Video abstracts: An introduction [webinar]

20 August 2021 10:00am11:30am
What are video abstracts and how can they help you?

Copyright and your research: Including material in your thesis and publications [webinar]

6 August 2021 10:00am12:00pm
Examine how you should correctly incorporate and attribute copyrighted material in your thesis and publications. This workshop is also available in the face-to-face delivery mode. Please ensure that you are correctly registered in your chosen mode to receive the relevant workshop notifications.

Practical Publishing Part 1: Getting started & Part 2: Next steps [webinar]

20 July 2021 10:00am27 July 2021 12:00pm
Want to find your publishing 'story' is? Join us for two sessions on the nuts and bolts of publishing! This is a two-part workshop. Please only register if you are able to attend both sessions.

How to get published: An introduction [webinar]

29 June 2021 10:00am12:00pm
Gain an insight into the world of scholarly publishing.

Open Access Week 2020- UQ Library

19 October 2020 10:00am11:00am
ORCiD, Compliance, Grants, Peer Review, Overleaf, CHORUS & more! Open access week from 19 to 23 October.

Publishing 101 with Wiley

2 December 2019 9:30am11:30am
What are the basics of publishing? Learn from the straight from the publishers themselves!

Strategic scholarly publishing program

4 November 2019 9:00am8 November 2019 4:00pm
5 days, 5 workshops: THINK, CHECK, SUBMIT, PROMOTE, TRACK

Library's Open Access Week

15 October 2019 9:15am21 October 2019 4:15pm
Join us during global Open Access Week, 21-27 October, to consider some of the issues around open access and open data and implications for the university research community.

Library's research week

6 September 2019 11:45am12:45pm
Research Week 2019: Come to the Library's workshops and presentations on research tools, platforms, services and strategies and accelerate your success. Available across UQ campuses.