Publishing Your Work

Publishing Guides

Open Access

Self Archiving

  • CURVE is Carleton's insitutional repository which collects, preserves and provides open access to the academic research output and creative works of Carleton faculty and scholars.
  • SHERPA/RoMEO - standard tool for researchers to easily navigate academic publishers' copyright and self-archiving policies when depositing scholarly articles in an institututional repository.

Graduate Student Open Access Award
           $1000 award encourages Carleton graduates to make their work more widely available on the internet by publishing research in open access journals


What is an ORCID and do I need one?

Journal Metrics/Rankings

Journal-level metrics (bibliometrics) are used to measure the impact of a journal as a whole.  They can also be used for:

  • preparing your portfolio
  • assesing the impact and quality of a journal relative to a particular discipline or field through ranking
  • tenure and promotion in academic circles
  • publication venue choices
  • collection building and assessment

Read more: Measuring Your Research Impact (Carnegie Mellon University Libraries)


Content last updated: January 9, 2019