Publishing your work

Publishing Guides

Open Access

Self Archiving

  • CURVE is Carleton's institutional 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 institutional repository.


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
  • assessing 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 reviewed: July 10, 2020