Pathways to Publishing
The Pathways to Publishing service demystifies academic publishing and supports postgraduate researchers, early career researchers and those engaging with publishing their scholarly work for the first time.
The publishing process
The typical stages that you’re likely to encounter when publishing
Developing a publication strategy
Creating a solid communication plan to inform your publication strategy
Academic publishing toolkit
The most important things for you to know when preparing to publish
Publishing pain points and support available
Workshops and online resources
The Library’s My Research Essentials training programme provides support throughout your research project, including workshops and online resources focused on academic publishing.
If you’re feeling apprehensive about publishing your work, you’re not alone. Join The University of Manchester’s community of researchers who are new to the publishing process to hear from others and share your thoughts, concerns and experiences by following The Publishing Exchange:
The Publishing Exchange (Medium site)
If you’d like to submit a post to The Publishing Exchange, contact us with your Medium author handle and we’ll add you as a writer.
Book a 1:1 consultation
If you have specific questions related to your scholarly publishing plans, or would benefit from a 1:1 discussion about publishing decisions or concerns, you can request a 1 hour consultation with a Research Services Librarian.
To request a consultation contact us:
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Tel: +44(0)161 306 1517 (internal: 61517)