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Student Journal Forum 2018

University of Toronto Libraries invites you to our 3rd annual Student Journal Forum! Whether you are publishing a journal or thinking about starting one, this event is for you. Undergraduate and graduate students from all 3 campuses are welcome!

This half-day will be filled with sessions and panels focused on helping you and your editorial team expand your knowledge of the journal publishing process. There will also be an opportunity to showcase your journal and network with others.

Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Time: 10am – 1:30pm
Place: Blackburn Room, 4th floor, Robarts Library


Time Session Speakers and details Presentation Files
10:00-11:15 Running a Student Journal: Best Practices for Success and Sustainability Journal editors from a variety of backgrounds (sciences, humanities, undergraduate, and graduate) will share their best practices and welcome questions from the audience. Panelists include:
Rachel Gao, Caméra  Stylo
Lola Borissenko, IDIOM: English Undergraduate Academic Journal
Alex Adibfar & Sharef Danho, University of Toronto Medical Journal (UTMJ)
Farah Qaiser, STEM Fellowship Journal

University of Toronto Medical Journal

STEM Fellowship Journal

11:15-11:30 Break
11:30-12:00 Library support for student journals

UTL librarians will talk about the support available for journal hosting, publishing, copyright questions, and getting added to the library catalogue and archives.

Mariya Maistrovskaya, Institutional Repositories Librarian

Graeme Slaght, Copyright Outreach Librarian

Publishing a student journal? The library can help!
12:00-1:30 Lunch + Show and Tell Join us for catered lunch and showcase your journal to your peers in print or electronic format