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Education - FACULTY LIBGUIDE: Research Management

Research assistance, subject guides, and useful library resources compiled by Faculty of Education Librarians

Reference Management Tools

Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network that can help you organize your research, collaborate with others online, and discover the latest research.

Automatically generate bibliographies

Collaborate easily with other researchers online

Easily import papers from other research software

Find relevant papers based on what you’re reading

Access your papers from anywhere online

Read papers on the go, with our new iPhone app




Reference Techniques 

         HARVARD method

An online research management, writing and collaboration tool --  designed to help researchers easily gather, manage, store and share all types of information, as well as generate citations and bibliographies.
If you need to manage information for any reason -- whether it be for writing, research or collaboration -- RefWorks is the perfect tool. Use the
RefWorks Tutorial and information resources on the RefWorks  site to work smarter with RefWorks!


Research Tools

Accredited Journals

           DHET Accredited Journals
           Includes:  Institute of Scientific Information (ISI) Journal List
                            International Bibliography of Social Sciences (IBSS) Journal List
                            South African Journals on the ISI or IBSS Journal Lists

Journal Citation Reports (Impact Factors)

             Journal Citation reports (ISI)
Information for new users
             About Journal citation reports
             Using Journal citation reports wisely

Theses & Dissertations (UJ)

      ETDs (UJ )- UJ Theses & dissertations available via the web

      ETD Submission Form    
      UJ Theses & Dissertations in print - search  UJLink

Research and Innovation division

 For more information on Research policies, partnerships, funding, outputs, initiatives, news and more, visit the  Research & Innovation Division.

How to get published (Instructions to Authors)

      Elsevier: For Authors
      Publishing open access journals (Public Library of Science)
      SAGE: Journal Author Gateway
      Springer: For Authors 

      Wiley - Resources for Authors
    Directory of open access journals: For publishers


Subject Guide

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Khulekani Zuma
Faculty Librarian (Education)
University of Johannesburg Library
Subjects: Education