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February 21, 2018 | James Hardcastle Research Manager

Last week's top articles

Last week’s top five Taylor & Francis Online articles (recorded by Altmetric)


Find out last week’s top five Taylor & Francis Online articles (recorded by Altmetric).
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February 6, 2018 | Victoria Farrimond Journals Development Coordinator

Video abstracts

Engaging readers, driving usage and citations


All authors that publish with Taylor & Francis have the option of creating a video abstract for their article. Video abstracts can help to engage readers and may lead to increased usage and citation. If you know an author who has published with Taylor & Francis Online and might like to create a video abstract, please do share this information with them.
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January 9, 2018 | Victoria Farrimond, Journals Development Coordinator & Caroline Sutton, Director of Editorial Development

What our new data sharing policies mean for your journal


Taylor & Francis will be introducing a set of new policies on data sharing from 2018.

The basic data sharing policy, which applies across many of our journals, encourages authors to deposit data in a suitable repository, cite it, and include a data availability statement stating where others can access the data.…

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January 8, 2018 | Victoria Farrimond Journals Development Coordinator

Book discount for editors, board members and reviewers


We are pleased to offer all our editors, board members, and reviewers a discount on their purchase of Taylor & Francis Group books (including those under the Routledge, CRC Press, Garland Science, Psychology Press, and Focal Press imprints).
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November 23, 2017 | Chantal Reilly, Production Editor

Production guidance for special issues and guest editors


Special issues are a great opportunity to invite guest editors to work on your journal and focus on current and exciting topics in the field. To ensure smooth production of the special issue, it is essential that the guest editors are aware of all the journal requirements as early as possible.…

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July 26, 2017 | Dr. Uromi Manage Goodale, Editor-in-Chief, 'Journal of Sustainable Forestry'

The story behind the picture

Dr. Uromi Manage Goodale, M.F.S, Ph.D., talks to us about forestry sustainment


Our newly updated Taylor & Francis Online search bar background showcases Dr. Uromi Manage Goodale, M.F.S. (Masters in Forest Science), Ph.D., Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Sustainable Forestry (JSF), teaching students in a woodland area surrounding Guangxi University, Nanning, China, in May. So, what exactly is going on in the photos? How do early career researchers get into forestry sustainment? And looking beyond publishing, what is the largest threat to our ecosystem, and how has forestry sustainment changed over time? Read on for the full story behind the picture.
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June 1, 2017 | Emma Cianchi, Communications Executive & Daniel Pullin, Content Coordinator

Taylor & Francis Online: making your journal more discoverable


If you’ve visited Taylor & Francis Online recently, you may have noticed a few changes. Since the relaunch of our journal platform last year with a refreshed, responsive feel, our digital team has been working hard to make sure research discoverability stays at the forefront of the online experience.…

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June 1, 2017 | Barry Fry, Head of Production Management

CrossMark identification has been added to all published work


Taylor & Francis is a participant in the CrossMark program – a multi-publisher initiative to provide a standard way for readers to locate the authenticated version of a piece of content. To show that we are committed to maintaining the content we publish, and that we adhere to funder requirements to alert readers to potential changes, we have added the CrossMark logo to the first page of all published articles.…

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June 1, 2017 | Emma Cianchi, Communications Executive

Authored Works


All published authors with Taylor & Francis have access to the My Authored Works area of our website. This section of Taylor & Francis Online has recently been redesigned to make it an even more useful resource for authors.
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May 31, 2017 | Aaron Aquilina, Multimedia Coordinator

The story behind the picture

See the famous Washington Memorial in photos on Taylor & Francis Online


Our Taylor & Francis Online search bar background has recently changed and depicts the view over Washington D.C. and the famous Washington Memorial from Holland and Knight, the hosts of April’s Government Relations Academy for National Association of EMS Physicians (NAEMSP). But what exactly is going on in the photos?
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March 6, 2017 | Andy Jones, Editor-in-Chief, European Journal of Sport Science

The story behind the picture


Taylor & Francis Andy Jones, researcher at Exeter University. Promotional Imagery

You may have noticed the new photo behind the search bar on Taylor & Francis Online. Our refreshed look shows Editor-in-Chief of the European Journal of Sport Science, Andy Jones, undertaking research at the University of Exeter’s St Luke’s Campus.

But what exactly is going on in the photos?…

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September 13, 2016 | Claire Doffegnies Journals Development Coordinator

How we’re developing digital

The latest Editor Resources newsletter


At Taylor & Francis we’re always looking at ways to develop digitally, from redesigning our Taylor & Francis Online journals platform, to using innovative technology such as Figshare and JournalMap to help make research published in your journal more discoverable, and launching TandFChina.com to improve support offered to scholarly communities in China. Our latest Editor Resources newsletter takes you through some of these exciting digital developments.
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August 12, 2016 | Claire Doffegnies Journals Development Coordinator

Showcasing your journal on the brand new Taylor & Francis Online


It’s here: the brand new Taylor & Francis Online. Over the past year, our digital team have been working hard to redesign our journals platform, using feedback and analytics data to shape and inform changes to improve the experience for users. Expect to see your journal showcased on a slick new platform that clears away clutter and enables readers to get straight to the heart of research published in your journal. What are your favorite features? Share yours using the #TFrefresh on Facebook or Twitter, and in the meantime read 10 of ours.
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March 30, 2016 | Cat Chimes, Head of Marketing, Altmetric

Putting Altmetric data to use: an introduction for journal editors


Assessing the reach of your journal, determining the levels of engagement within your field of research, helping you to shape your content strategy. Did you know these are just some of the many ways you could use the Altmetric data available at just one click on Taylor & Francis Online? Read this guest post from Altmetric for some ideas for how journal editors can put that data to use. And then, get the inside track from other editors, who told us how they’re using the data to benefit their journal.
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June 8, 2015 | Matthew Johnson Editor of Global Discourse

Altmetric, social media, and impact


Altmetric data has now been added to Taylor & Francis Online and Cogent OA. Matthew Johnson, Editor of Global Discourse tells us how he is using these metrics to benefit the journal: “Understanding this basis for credibility and authority enables editors to think much more effectively about the development of their journals. Altmetric offers an opportunity for editors to be much more precise and focused in their efforts.”
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June 4, 2015 | David Chandler Editor of Resilience: International Policies, Practices and Discourses

Taking journals out of the library: using Altmetric insight and social media to engage new audiences

One editor's view on Altmetric


Altmetric data has now been added to Taylor & Francis Online and Cogent OA, enhancing the article metrics currently available on both journal platforms. Added to all journal articles published since January 2012, Altmetric data will offer users a more complete picture of how people are engaging with research articles from Taylor & Francis Group, whether via traditional or social media, blogs or online reference managers. We spoke to David Chandler, editor of Resilience: International Policies, Practices and Discourses, to find out how he is using these metrics, and what these metrics mean to him as an Editor.
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May 28, 2015 | Euan Adie Founder of Altmetric

Enhancing the journal platform with Altmetric

We talked to Euan Adie, founder of Altmetric


We are excited to be partnering with Altmetric to enhance the article metrics currently available on Taylor & Francis Online and Cogent OA. Added to all journal articles published since January 2012, Altmetric data will offer users a more complete picture of how people are engaging with research articles from Taylor & Francis Group, whether via traditional or social media, blogs, or online reference managers. We spoke to Euan Adie, founder of Altmetric.com, to find out more about Altmetric and how he thinks the addition of these metrics will improve the user experience for authors, editors, and readers.
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April 7, 2015 | Elaine Devine, Communications Manager (Author Relations) & Marc Gillett Head of Production Management

Evolving the Taylor & Francis journal article with ‘Interact’


We have been working with journal editors, authors, and librarians over the last six months, listening to your feedback on what you would like us to include in the journal article. With PDF being the format preferred by the majority of people on Taylor & Francis Online, we wanted to explore with all our partners how its reading experience could be improved. We took on board the feedback, combined it with some of the leading innovations in scholarly publishing, and created ‘Interact’.
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March 9, 2015 | David Burgoyne, Head of Digital Product Management

CrossMark on Taylor & Francis Online


The CrossMark identification service from CrossRef gives researchers the information they need to verify that they are using the most recent and reliable versions of a document. This is a service that Taylor & Francis has rolled out to every one of its journals.
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December 1, 2014 | Laird Barrett Senior eProduct Manager

Recent and forthcoming open access platform developments

Cogent OA and discovering open-access articles more easily on Taylor & Francis Online


One of our biggest and most exciting online platform developments this year was the launch of a website for Cogent OA, a new, open-access journals publisher that is part of the Taylor & Francis Group. Meanwhile, on Taylor & Francis Online, the platform for all Taylor & Francis journals content, we’ve embarked on a plan to make open-access articles more easily discoverable for readers.
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September 22, 2014 | Laird Barrett eProduct Manager

Update: JournalMap and geosemantic search


JournalMap is a geosemantic search tool (i.e., it allows you to search and browse for journal articles across an online map). JournalMap have indexed the articles – and continue to index the new articles – for three Taylor & Francis journals. You can browse these journals’ articles on JournalMap and submit your own articles to JournalMap.
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December 12, 2013 | Laird Barrett eProduct Manager

JournalMap

Bringing geosemantic search to Taylor & Francis Online


Find out how we've been helping to develop JournalMap, an interactive tool particularly useful for ecologists.
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