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Publishing Campus: A New Website Featuring Free Access to Online Lectures, Interactive Training, and Professional Advice

Mendeley: A New and Easy Way to Manage Your Research

Publicity: What Makes Your Book Worthy of an Award Nomination? What We’re Winning These Days and Why

Amazon: 3 Simple Tips for Optimizing Your Amazon Author Page

Textbooks: What’s New? 2015 Texty Award Winners | ScienceDirect Textbook Application | Global Outreach


Publishing Campus: A New Website Featuring Free Access to Online Lectures, Interactive Training, and Professional Advice

PubCamSiteNew_BlogThe researcher role is changing. Researchers today need to secure funding, collaborate, share data, publish results, commercialize research, and have demonstrable impact. Elsevier is committed to supporting you in meeting these new pressures by offering a free, open, online training platform for all researchers or training partners in academia. Publishing Campus offers online lectures, interactive training courses, and professional advice from industry experts.
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Mendeley: A New and Easy Way to Manage Your Research

MendeleyfinalMaking sense of a large research library can be hard work, but it doesn’t have to be. Mendeley is a free desktop and web program for managing and sharing research papers, discovering research data, and collaborating online. It offers the author community a new way to dramatically enhance the research and writing experience. Learn more…


Publicity: What Makes Your Book Worthy of an Award Nomination? What We’re Winning These Days and Why

PublicityAwards2In February 2015, Elsevier books won ten PROSE Awards, the “Oscars” of scholarly publishing. Additionally, in 2014, five books won a prize and/or high commendation in the British Medical Association’s prestigious Medical Book Awards, and four more books were recently named awards winners by the Text and Academic Authors Association. In 2014, we submitted 150 award nominations to various organizations for consideration. During that time period, Elsevier and its authors won 28 awards for books and reference works. You might wonder what makes a book worthy of an award nomination? The Elsevier editorial team puts a lot of thought into which books should be nominated each year. Learn more…


 Amazon: 3 Simple Tips for Optimizing Your Amazon Author Page

amazonThe average person consults 10.4 media sources before finally making a purchase (ClickZ.com). Having an Amazon Author Page is one key source that gives potential buyers the opportunity to learn more about you and your work. Once you have signed up, how do you optimize your Amazon Author Page to ensure that you are getting the best results from it? We’ve collated a list of three simple steps that are the most important to keeping new and relevant content frequently flowing to your Amazon Author Page, all while keeping the maintenance process manageable for you. Learn more…


Textbooks: What’s New? 2015 Texty Award Winners | ScienceDirect Textbook Application | Global Outreach

TextbooksElsevier is proud to announce four of our books were named as winners of a Text and Academic Authors Association TEXTY or Most Promising New Textbook award. Additionally, Elsevier launched a new program where we partner with you to provide institutions with quality authorship, convenience, and value with textbooks on ScienceDirect. Textbooks are seamlessly integrated within the ScienceDirect platform, making titles easy to find. Readers will also see related materials, including journal articles, major reference works, ebooks, and more.
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