Column / On Publishing Well – June 2019

Column: On Publishing Wellby Ashok R. Chandran Concepts Plan S: An initiative launched in September 2018 to make research open access and implement some principles in scholarly publishing. Coalition S: A group of research funders…

Column / On Publishing Well – May 2019

Column: On Publishing Wellby Ashok R. Chandran News Anthropology is moving closer to Open Access (OA). At a workshop convened recently at MIT, several anthropologists, Libraria (a consortium of libraries), and Berghahn (an independent publisher)…

Column / On Publishing Well – April 2019

Column: On Publishing Well by Ashok R. Chandran(Book editor, writing trainer) News Some recent developments appear to be disrupting the global scholarly publishing landscape (for the better!). India’s principal scientific advisor tweeted in February that…

Academic Writing and Publishing Update, July 2018

1. How to write your Ph.D. thesis Elisabeth Pain. 2018 Science Careers http://www.sciencemag.org/careers/2018/04/how-write-your-phd-thesis Writing a doctoral thesis—the culmination of years of research work—can be a daunting endeavor. But learning from those who have already tackled…