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Research Support@HKU Libraries

The HKU Libraries provides support in different stages of your research cycle.


How to Publish a Paper

Preparing a manuscript for publication? There are many online guidelines and resources offered by major publishers for publishing papers. Some of them are listed as follows.

Subjects Publishers

• Elsevier: Publishing with Elsevier: step by step

• Springer: How to Publish? Step by Step

• Springer Nature: How to write your paper

• Taylor & Francis: Author Services Supporting Taylor & Francis Authors

    How to Get Published (Youtube video)

• Wiley: Journal Authors

• Oxford University Press: Welcome to our Author Resource Centre

Business and management subject

• Emerald: Author How-To Guides

Education, business, and management

• SAGE: How to Get Published


• Royal Society of Chemistry: Author & reviewer hub

Electronic and electrical engineering

• IEEE: Publish with IEEE Journals, Conferences, Magazines, Books


• BMJ: Resources for authors

            How to get your research published: The BMJ's tips (Youtube video)

Public health & healthcare

• MDPI: Information for Authors