This guide was created to support the library modules of New York City College of Technology's Mid-Career Faculty Publication Program series sponsored by the Faculty Commons and facilitated by Associate Provost Brown.
The three workshops are as follows:
Oct. 5, 2016: Setting the backdrop for developing research questions by the preliminary literature review. Refresher on the library's website, how our library fits into the broader scheme of things and how to find and access resources beyond our library, introduction to Google Scholar including how to customize Google Scholar to link to library content.
Dec. 7, 2016: Overview on scholarly communications and how to find potential journals. Understanding scholarly communications and how to find high quality publishers: scholarly communications lifecycle, peer-review, finding and evaluating publishers and journals, bibliometrics, avoiding predatory publishing, and scaffolding your scholarship.
Feb. 1, 2017: The in-depth literature review. Intensive, hands-on, we'll dig deep into research and also learn how to use some of the more powerful features of Google Scholar.