Category Archives: Research

Journal Citation Reports

Manual on how to Calculate your Journal Impact factor UTM Library Restricted Access Off-campus users will be prompted to log in In campus users can directly log in  Description Journal Citation Reports is a comprehensive and unique resource that allows you to evaluate and compare journals using citation data drawn from over 7,500 scholarly and technical [...]

Why you must go beyond Google

Search engines like Google can be a quick and easy way of finding information.  However, they have their limitations, especially if you aiming to do a systematic search of the literature of a subject. Some of the limitations of Google and other search engines:   information ‘hidden’ from search engines : many sources of academic [...]

How to publish your journal paper

Understanding the nuances of the process smooths the publishing ride. By KATHRYN HEWLETT Monitor Staff September 2002, Vol 33, No. 8 Print version: page 50 The Catch 22 in research publishing is that few authors work effectively in the process until after they’ve published a few manuscripts. The good news is that experienced journal editors [...]

UTM Research Alliance

Research Alliance A Research Alliance is a formal and strong association of existing centers of excellence, laboratories, formal and informal groups of individual professors, established research groups within UTM (possibly involving outside parties). The Research Alliance aims to conduct world-class leading-edge research right through the whole value chain including knowledge discovery, dissemination and commercialization within [...]