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Faculty Toolkit: Scholarly Communication: Choosing a Journal

Question book-3

Choosing a Journal to Publish Your Article

You have written your manuscript.  Now, you need to decide in which journals to publish.

1.   How much do you want to spend on publishing your article?

2.   Do you want to publish in an open access or traditional journal?  Making the Choice: Open Access vs. Traditional Journals

3.  Consider the journal's:


Library Services can assist you with finding journals to publish your manuscript.  Schedule an appointment with a librarian.


 Identify the key audience and journals in the field:

Resources to help you evaluate journals and book publishers.