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Six Academic Writing Habits That Boost Productivity

What’s the secret to a productive spell of writing? Chris Smith shares insights gleaned from interviews with a diverse group of academics, from which a number of common academic writing habits stood out. These range from the simple acts of scheduling and setting self-imposed deadlines, to the use of “free-writing” techniques which help authors write their way out of blocks.

Categories: Academic Writing Month, Writing and Editing

Tags: Academic Writing, ACWRIMO, How-to, Tips, Writing

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Research on or with Blogs: SRM Resources

This series of posts corresponds to the 2018 SAGE Research Methods Open House. If you would like to access the SAGE e-books, articles, case studies, videos, and datasets mentioned in these posts, explore SAGE Research Methods with a free trial. Do you study blogs? Or are you interested in disseminating your research on blogs? If […]

Categories: MentorSpace, Research, Writing and Editing

Tags: Blogs, Janet Salmons, Open Access, Open House, Publishing, Reading Lists, SRMO, Writing

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Case Studies: What Types Get Published?

Case studies emerged as the most popular type of qualitative research published in SAGE journals in 2017. After that broad-brush assessment, I wondered what types of case studies, researchers were conducting and how they defined them. Did they use Robert Yin’s (2014) categories for case study types: single or multiple, holistic or embedded case designs […]

Categories: Other, Qualitative, Research Methods, Writing and Editing

Tags: Janet Salmons, Journals, Publishing, Qualitative, Trends, Writing

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Open Access Scholarly Journals: Real and Fake

Open access journals have flourished due to the ease of online publishing, and the interest of readers without institutional library privileges. Scholars who want to publish articles are increasingly concerned with the impact of their work, and might feel that open access journals will reach a broader audience. The Budapest Open Access Initiative argues that […]

Categories: Tools and Resources, Writing and Editing

Tags: Journals, Publishing, Writing

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Tweetchat Storify: Finalizing #AcWriMo Work & Developing Proposals

We closed the Methodspace Academic Writing Month with a Tweetchat. Read the Storify and access useful resources! I was joined by Eric Schmieder from the Textbook & Academic Authors Association and author/podcaster Katie Linder. You can still access all the AcWriMo posts, including links to open access chapters and articles. Stay tuned on Methodspace for more posts […]

Categories: Academic Writing Month, Tools and Resources, Writing and Editing

Tags: Janet Salmons, Publishing, Writing

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Academic ≠ Boring: Presenting Your Research

November is Academic Writing Month #AcWriMo at Methodspace! This post was part of the 2017 #AcWriMo series. The theme of week five was: Publishing and Presenting. You write about your ideas, research, and findings. But sometimes you also need to present your research. Presentations might include conferences or meetings of professional societies, in face-to-face or online […]

Categories: Academic Writing Month, Presentation, Visuals, and Creativity, Tools and Resources, Writing and Editing

Tags: Data Visualization, Janet Salmons, Publishing, Sharing Research, Visual Maps, Writing

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Propose a Book

November is Academic Writing Month #AcWriMo at Methodspace! The theme of week five is: Publishing and Presenting. Are you thinking about writing a book? If so, here are some resources that might help you develop a proposal. Find additional resources about editing a book here.   Advice from SAGE Publications: Advice for would-be textbook authors on approaching […]

Categories: Academic Writing Month, Other, Tools and Resources, Writing and Editing

Tags: Janet Salmons, Publishing, Writing

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Plan and Publish an Edited Book

November is Academic Writing Month #AcWriMo at Methodspace! The theme of week five is: Publishing and Presenting. One way to publish your work is to create a book that includes writings by other researchers. As illustrated below, editing a book is a complex and lengthy project. Learn about your options in this this four-part series about editing […]

Categories: Academic Writing Month, Other, Writing and Editing

Tags: Editing, How-to, Janet Salmons, Publishing, Writing

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Tips for Co-Writing a Book

November is Academic Writing Month #AcWriMo at Methodspace! The theme of week five is: Publishing and Presenting. This guest post by Steven E. Wallis, PhD and Bernadette Wright, PhD describes lessons learned from their co-authoring a book. Practical Mapping for Applied Research and Program Evaluation will be published by SAGE in 2018. We are currently writing a new research […]

Categories: Academic Writing Month, Tools and Resources, Writing and Editing

Tags: Janet Salmons, Proposals, Publishing, Writing

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Publishing and Presenting Academic Writing

November is Academic Writing Month #AcWriMo at Methodspace! The theme of week five is: Publishing and Presenting. In addition to daily posts about ways to publish and present academic writing, we will discuss options and answer questions in a Tweetchat. Join us December 1 at 11 am ET (Global time zones) Log into Twitter and look for […]

Categories: Academic Writing Month, Other, Writing and Editing

Tags: ACWRIMO, Janet Salmons, Publishing, Writing

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Share Academic Work on Social Media

November is Academic Writing Month #AcWriMo at Methodspace! The theme of week four is: Share Your Work. Academics share the ups and downs of the research experience, build networks, and link to findings or other online resources with social media. You might have discovered this post through a link on a social networking site! Some academics […]

Categories: Academic Writing Month, Other, Tools and Resources, Writing and Editing

Tags: Blogs, Janet Salmons, Sharing Research, Social Media, Writing

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