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Nobel Prize facts infographic 1
Do you know how many years ago the first Nobel Prize was awarded? Do you know the story behind how these prizes, considered the highest honor any scientist can receive, came into existence? This infographic presents the most basic must-know facts about the Nobel Prize in a memorable and sharable format. Share away!
How to choose a journal for your research paper
Choosing a journal for your manuscript can be quite stressful, particularly if you are an early-career researcher. After all choosing the right journal will help increase your chances of acceptance. Until a few years ago, a journal's impact factor was the only aspect authors focused on for manuscript submission. Today, however, the publication landscape is more dynamic and there are several important factors to consider. This infographic will guide you through the process of short listing an...
Why journals reject authors' manuscripts
Rejection is the norm in scientific publishing. But by taking care of a few aspects at the manuscript writing and submission stage, authors can ensure that their manuscripts do not contain any of the glaring errors that would lead ot outright rejection. This infographic lists the top reasons for manuscript rejection and how you can avoid them.
Global scientific output
Check out this infographic to know more STM publishing: how many research articles are published each year, by how many researchers, in how many peer-reviewed journals, how much revenue the STM publishing industry generates, and what trends have changed the direction of global STM publishing
Manuscript submission checklist
In order to make sure that your manuscript is not rejected outright, you need to create a great submission package that includes everything journal editors and reviewers need to see. We've prepared a manuscript submission checklist to help you ensure that you've taken care of the most important things to increase your chances of acceptance. Download this checklist and pin it up to on your softboard or carry a copy for quick reference. 
Are journal instructions for authors easy to understand?
Are journal instructions always well-written, clear, and easy to understand? When we asked authors and journal editors what they thought about journal instructions, their responses indicated a clear gap between their opinions. This indicates the need for increased intervention and communication between authors and editors to ensure a smoother publication process.  Source: International journal editors and East Asian authors: two surveys
Possible outcomes of the journal peer review process
What can happen to a scientific research manuscript after it has been queued up for peer review? What are the peer review decisions authors need to be prepared for? This infographic outlines the basic decision scenarios of the journal peer review process.Concept by Jayashree Rajagopalan
Did you know that the world’s first academic journal appeared in 1666? Isn’t it amazing that it’s been 348 years! Here’s a sneak peek into some landmarks in the history of science reporting.
“The whale” or just “whale”? “Japanese” or “The Japanese”? “The UK” but not “the London.” Phew! The definite article can definitely be confusing! Here’s a little song to help you remember the rules for using the definite article.