Workshop: Journal Evaluation


Feb. 26, 2019, 10am to 11:30am

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Pioche Room
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This workship provides practical advice and hands-on experience in evaluating unfamiliar and new journals. Attendees will leave the workshop with a better understanding of publishing terminology such as "open access," "article processing charges," and discuss the concept of "predatory publishers."

Attendees will be able to:

  • Apply "open access" and related terminology to describe journals.
  • Use tools and resources provided to evaluate journals.

Facilitator: Andrea Wirth, Scholarly Communication Librarian

The workshop is part of the Spring 2019 University Libraries Faculty and Graduate Student Workshop Series.

Please RSVP for the workshop.

If you have any special accommodation needs, contact Lonnie Marshall in advance at 702-895-4517 or

Admission Information

Open to all faculty and graduate students. 

Contact Information

University Libraries
Mark Lenker

External Sponsor

University Libraries