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.

Smart, savvy and scholarly: Knowing where NOT to publish

23 March 2020 10:00am11:30am
Learn how to publish your research in the right place for the most impact. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND WILL OPEN APPROXIMATELY 6 to 8 WEEKS BEFOREHAND.

Practical Publishing Part 1: Getting started & Part 2: Next steps

20 July 2020 10:00am12:00pm
Want to find your publishing 'story' is? Join us for two sessions on the nuts and bolts on publishing! REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND WILL OPEN APPROXIMATELY 6-8 WEEKS BEFOREHAND.

Publishing 101 with Wiley

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

Academic publishing: Play by the rules

22 November 2019 11:30am1:00pm
Explore guiding principles of ethical publishing and your rights.

How to get published: An introduction

13 November 2019 11:30am1:30pm
Gain an insight into the world of scholarly publishing.

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.

Open Access Week 2018 - UQ Library

22 October 2018 10:00am26 October 2018 1:00pm
ORCiD, Compliance, Grants, Peer Review, Overleaf, CHORUS & more!

Springer Nature: The importance of publishing for your research career

27 September 2018 1:00pm2:15pm
Hear Dr Jeffrey Robens from Springer Nature discuss the importance of publishing.

Creating a structured document or thesis

22 March 2017 9:30am12:30pm
A practical guide to designing complex documents such as a thesis (CaST).