Writing for Publication

Publication Guides for Nursing

Publishing in the Health Sciences

  • Links to author guidelines for over 6,000 health and life sciences journals
  • RCN database of journals committed to publishing nursing research (click alphabetical headings for links to individual journals)
  • Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) guide to handling author disputes & definitions of key concepts in authorship
  • Ethics guidebook for the social sciences
  • Get your ORCID ID to attain a unique and persistent digital identifier. A key benefit of ORCID is that it 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.
  • JANE: Journal/Author Name Estimator will compare your document title and/or abstract to millions of articles in Medline to find the best matching journals, authors, or articles.

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