University of California Irvine offers FREE subscription to Nature Masterclasses, an online platform to understand Scientific writing & Publishing; Focus on Peer Review in Research.
What is the course about, and who is it for?
- Offers guidance on how to write and publish a great research paper
- For researchers in the natural sciences who want to get published
- Easy-to-use with short 10 minute lessons
- Taught by Nature Research journal editors – so you hear tips from the experts
- Receive a certificate when you complete each part of the course – there are 3 parts in total
The University of California, Irvine has an institutional subscription to Nature Masterclasses. As a member of UC Irvine, this subscription grants you access to an online course called Scientific Writing and Publishing. Make the most of our university’s subscription! See below for details on what the course is about and how you can get access to the content.
What’s in the course?
- Part 1: Writing a research paper
How to write clearly, write a great title and abstract, and structure your paper — as well as how to manage and present your data.
- Part 2: Publishing a research paper
How to select a journal for publication, submit your article, and navigate the editorial process — including how to write cover letters, the peer review process, and editorial decisions.https://masterclasses.nature.com/part-2-publishing-a-research-paper/16605574
- Part 3: Writing and publishing a review paper
What makes a great review paper, how to plan and write a review, and how to referee a review paper.https://masterclasses.nature.com/part-3-writing-and-publishing-a-review-paper/16605582
How can I get access to the course?
UC Irvine’s access to the course is provided via IP authentication.
Firstly, make sure you are connected to UC Irvine’s network to be within the registered IP ranges, listed below. (Since our university’s access is based on these IP ranges, if you are outside these IP ranges *(Registered IP ranges listed below), you will not be able to access the Nature Masterclasses course). If you are off campus, you will need to connect to our institution’s network remotely.
Our institution provides remote access via VPN. You can find further information on UC Irvine’s VPN service on the university’s library page: https://www.lib.uci.edu/connect
Please select “UCIFull” when connecting to the VPN:
Need more help? Please visit FAQs page at Nature Masterclasses home page
Registered IP ranges:
184.108.40.206 – 220.127.116.11
18.104.22.168 – 22.214.171.124
126.96.36.199 – 188.8.131.52
184.108.40.206 – 220.127.116.11
18.104.22.168 – 22.214.171.124
126.96.36.199 – 188.8.131.52
184.108.40.206 – 220.127.116.11
18.104.22.168 – 22.214.171.124
126.96.36.199 – 188.8.131.52