New Vitae podcast: getting published for the first time

How should you approach writing your first research article? Once you’ve pressed submit, what happens next? The latest '15 minutes to develop your research career' podcast episode focuses on getting published for the first time, an ideal listen for first-time authors, or if you’re wanting to learn more about publishing in a journal.

3 key steps in scientific writing

Ryan Sills, winner of the James Clerk Maxwell Writers Prize, shares a few of his tactics which could help your scientific writing to become clearer and more concise.

Pitching your PhD thesis in 3 minutes – it can be done

We were proud to sponsor the Three Minute Thesis® competition again this year. As you'll see in their presentations, the finalists all proved that, believe it or not, pitching a PhD thesis in 3 minutes can be done well. Congratulations to the winners, Thomas Fudge and Euan Doidge, and all finalists for their truly dazzling presentations.

Journals regularly ‘call for papers’, asking for submissions within particular fields or focused on specific topics. Answering these is a great way to get published, ensuring your research fits a particular journal’s aims and scope. Below are just a few of our latest calls for papers. For a complete list, go to our page, updated every month.


Think. Check. Submit. Helping you make an informed choice

The Think. Check. Submit. campaign aims to help authors navigate the ever-changing journals landscape, and avoid the pitfalls of predatory publishers. Their simple checklist is a great starting point for authors to assess the quality of a journal, before they submit.


Awards and prizes: supporting and recognizing researchers

From best papers to scholarships, travel grants to society awards, Taylor & Francis offer hundreds of prizes for researchers, collaborating with journals, institutions, and societies to provide support and recognition, no matter the stage of your career. Find out how winning could help your career, get tips on applying, and browse award-winning research.


Take a look at the research we've been reading lately

Research we're reading is a regular series written by Taylor & Francis staff, where we tell you all about the recent research that's caught our eye.