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Peer Review

You’ve been asked to do a Peer Review but don’t know how? Why not take the Public Knowledge School’s course “How to become a peer reviewer? Head over to        

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Europe-wide search for African Studies materials ilissAfrica (internet library sub-Saharan Africa)[ verlinken mit ] is a portal that offers integrated access to relevant scientific conventional and digital information resources on sub-Saharan Africa. Information scattered on private or institutional websites, databases or library catalogues is brought together in order to facilitate research. There’s a mobile

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Your funder wants you to publish open access? What do you do? Check out SHERPA(! Their OA compliance tools guide you through research funders’ and publishers’ policies. They offer the following services: RoMEO – Publisher’s copyright & archiving policies JULIET – Research funders archiving mandates and guidelines OpenDOAR worldwide Directory of Open Access Repositories

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What is an ORCID? And should I get one? “ORCID ( provides a persistent digital identifier that distinguishes you from every other researcher and, through integration in key research workflows such as manuscript and grant submission, supports automated linkages between you and your professional activities ensuring that your work is recognized.” ORCID is short for

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