April 23, 2018 |
Chris Bennett, Research Assistant
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).
March 20, 2018 |
Claire Doffegnies & Rachel Winfield, Communications Executives
At Taylor & Francis, we recognize that peer reviewers play an integral role in journal publication. Reviewers invest a huge amount of their time and knowledge in the peer-review process, and as such, we think it’s important to say “thanks.” Read on to find out what we have put in place to show our appreciation …
February 6, 2018 |
Journals Development Coordinator
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.
July 26, 2017 |
Dr. Uromi Manage Goodale, Editor-in-Chief, 'Journal of Sustainable Forestry'
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.
June 1, 2017 |
Emma Cianchi, Communications Executive
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.
September 13, 2016 |
Journals Development Coordinator
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.
August 9, 2016 |
Paul Taylor, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Systematic Palaeontology
See the Journal of Systematic Palaeontology in photos on Taylor & Francis Online
This month, you can see Paul Taylor, Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Systematic Palaeontology and colleagues appearing on the new Taylor & Francis Online. The image on the home page for August 2016 shows researchers working at the Natural History Museum in London, UK. But what is happening in the pictures? What does a typical working day look like for Paul and his colleagues? What advice would he give to an 18-year old who wanted a career in the field? Read on to discover the story behind the pictures.
March 30, 2016 |
Cat Chimes, Head of Marketing, Altmetric
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.
June 4, 2015 |
Editor of Resilience: International Policies, Practices and Discourses
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.
May 28, 2015 |
Founder of 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.
April 7, 2015 |
Elaine Devine, Communications Manager (Author Relations) &
Head of Production Management
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’.
March 9, 2015 |
David Burgoyne, Head of Digital Product Management
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.
February 23, 2015 |
Marketing Executive &
Senior eProduct Manager
Introducing the colwiz Interactive PDF Reader on a sample of 40 journal titles: using the interactive tools, you can highlight text, write notes, and draw directly on articles — just as you can with a printed copy – and save the article to your colwiz library.
December 1, 2014 |
Senior eProduct Manager
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.
November 26, 2014 |
Publishing Editor, Biological & Food Science Journals
Since February 2014, Taylor & Francis has been partnering with Figshare to enhance the display and discoverability of supplemental material. To date more than 3,300 pieces of supplemental material have been deposited in Figshare through Taylor & Francis journals. In order to realize the benefits of Figshare for more authors, we’d like to see this number increase.
September 22, 2014 |
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.