Seminar on Generic Skills - Scientific Information Retrieval and Publishing Research Results

Course Description

The objective of the seminar is to educate doctoral students in the basics of bibliometrics, scientometrics and writing scientific articles. Students will acquire basic knowledge of the relevant bibliographic and citation databases (Web of Science, Current Contents, Journal Citation Reports, Scopus, Google Scholar), methods of their efficient search and the methods of finding journals and papers in a particular scientific field. It will explain the basic rules of scientific research ethics. The concept and selection of the topic of the paper, the basic elements of scientific paper and a process for its submission, review and publication in the journal will be systematically processed.

Study Programmes

Postgraduate doctoral study programme

Literature

J. Stojanovski (2003.), Priručnik za pretraživanje online baze podataka, Hrvatska akademska i istraživačka mreža CARNet
Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Engineering, National Academy of Sciences, Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy (2009.), On Being a Scientist, National Academies Press

General

ID 170488
  Winter semester
0 ECTS
L1 English Level
L1 e-Learning