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Academic Research: Self-Guided learning

Academic Research

  • Copyright Module. 

Getting a Handle on Copyright. Jan Hart, MLS, Ed.D., UAMS Library Associate Director

CopyrightX: Lecture 1.1, The Foundations of Copyright Law: Introduction
William Fisher, Professor of Intellectual Property Law

Does Copyright Still Matter for Academic Authors?
Kevin Smith, Dean of the University of Kansas Libraries

 Selecting a Journal for Publication 


  • Think - identify and evaluate journal for a potential publication 
  • Check - reference the journal and evaluate the journal publication process for a potential publication 
  • Submit - analyze the journal and professional experience associated with journal or publisher before submitting                   article for publication 


 Navigating the World of Predatory Publishing


 Professional Development Webinar. L. Bruce Gladden, Jeffrey A. Potteiger, and ACSM's Chief Content Officer, Katie Feltman.

Selected articles

  • Hayden JE. Digital manipulation in scientific images: some ethical considerations. J Biocommun. 2000;27(1):11-9. 
  • Lewis PJ. Guidelines for the Scholarly Use of Images. Acad Radiol. 2016 Jun;23(6):675-81.
  • Parrish D, Noonan B. Image manipulation as research misconduct. Sci Eng Ethics. 2009 Jun;15(2):161-7.


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