Posts Tagged: scholarly publishing

The first review is here: Researching Creative Writing

Niyousha writes: We are delighted to see Dr Vanessa Harbour’s review of our recent publication, Researching Creative Writing by Jen Webb, on her “all about writing” blog, Chaosmos. The Review: Dr Harbour finds the book to be a “fascinating read,” suitable for

The first review is here: Researching Creative Writing

Niyousha writes: We are delighted to see Dr Vanessa Harbour’s review of our recent publication, Researching Creative Writing by Jen Webb, on her “all about writing” blog, Chaosmos. The Review: Dr Harbour finds the book to be a “fascinating read,” suitable for

Researching creative writing: information for librarians

Niyousha writes: We are pleased to provide the following information for librarians regarding how to source our new publication, Researching Creative Writing.  E-books: Our e-book suppliers and aggregators include Dawsonera, Ebooks Library, EBSCO, Ebrary, Gardners Digital Warehouse, MyiLibrary; and Wheelers. Print

Researching creative writing: information for librarians

Niyousha writes: We are pleased to provide the following information for librarians regarding how to source our new publication, Researching Creative Writing.  E-books: Our e-book suppliers and aggregators include Dawsonera, Ebooks Library, EBSCO, Ebrary, Gardners Digital Warehouse, MyiLibrary; and Wheelers. Print

New Publication: Researching Creative Writing

Niyousha Bastani writes: This month saw the publication of Researching Creative Writing by Jen Webb. The latest title in our Creative Writing Studies series, this practical book artfully reconciles the two seemingly distant worlds of academic research and creative writing. We’re

New Publication: Researching Creative Writing

Niyousha Bastani writes: This month saw the publication of Researching Creative Writing by Jen Webb. The latest title in our Creative Writing Studies series, this practical book artfully reconciles the two seemingly distant worlds of academic research and creative writing. We’re

Communicating research: a call for submissions

Anthony Haynes writes: As well as publishing books under the Creative Writing Studies imprint, we publish books about higher education under The Professional and Higher Partnership (‘P&H’) imprint. This post, from Irenee Daly and Aoife Brophy Haney (both University of

Communicating research: a call for submissions

Anthony Haynes writes: As well as publishing books under the Creative Writing Studies imprint, we publish books about higher education under The Professional and Higher Partnership (‘P&H’) imprint. This post, from Irenee Daly and Aoife Brophy Haney (both University of

Discovering and retrieving research on creative writing

Anthony Haynes writes: COnnecting REpositories (CORE) is a project designed to make access to scholarly material archived in open access repositories. It has developed a search engine specifically for this purpose. The rationale is outlined on the CORE website as follows: “Open

Discovering and retrieving research on creative writing

Anthony Haynes writes: COnnecting REpositories (CORE) is a project designed to make access to scholarly material archived in open access repositories. It has developed a search engine specifically for this purpose. The rationale is outlined on the CORE website as follows: “Open

Research evaluation and bibliometrics: book citation index

In most countries, policies for evaluating research outcomes tend to privilege peer-reviewed journal articles over scholarly books. There are signs, however, that there might be some shift in the balance. In UK there are some signs that the Research Excellence

Research evaluation and bibliometrics: book citation index

In most countries, policies for evaluating research outcomes tend to privilege peer-reviewed journal articles over scholarly books. There are signs, however, that there might be some shift in the balance. In UK there are some signs that the Research Excellence

Bibliographical information: abstracts for scholarly books

There is currently a debate on the role of abstracts in scholarly publishing. The Scholarly Kitchen blog, for example, has called for a reconsideration: “Providing the abstract freely to anyone who wants to use it has become a habit, probably

Bibliographical information: abstracts for scholarly books

There is currently a debate on the role of abstracts in scholarly publishing. The Scholarly Kitchen blog, for example, has called for a reconsideration: “Providing the abstract freely to anyone who wants to use it has become a habit, probably