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Publishing Your Article

This guide will help you format both your CV (curriculum vitae) and the references in your article's bibliography, as well as assist you in identifying appropriate journals for submission.

About This Guide

This guide will help you format both your CV (curriculum vitae) and the references in your article's bibliography, as well as assist you in identifying appropriate journals for submission. Many journals encourage or require authors to use ORCID iD, a unique author identifier.

RefWorks

RefWorks is a web-based bibliographic manager that allows you to import and organize your references and format bibliographies for publication.

RefWorks is available to all employees with MGH access privileges.

If you already have an account, simply click this link to connect to RefWorks.

If you're a first-time user, you'll need to connect via EZProxy and create a Refworks account.

Additionally, you can connect to RefWorks Mobile via your mobile device.

You can also arrange for individual or group instruction, where you can learn how to save the results of your Ovid and PubMed searches, organize your references and access your files from home. You'll be able to create CVs and bibliographies in minutes. For more information, please call 617-726-8600 (or ext. 6-8600) or Ask Us!

Harvard Faculty CV and Bibliography Format

H.M.S. Faculty of Medicine CV Guidelines 

  • Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Dental Medicine Curriculum Vitae website.
  • Includes instruction, guidelines, and templates for Harvard CV format style.

Instructions for Authors

Instructions to Authors in the Health Sciences 

  • Mulford Health Science Library, University of Toledo (OH)
  • Links to sites providing instructions to authors for over 6,000 journals in the health and life sciences.

Avoiding Plagiarism

Avoiding plagiarism, self-plagiarism, and other questionable writing practices: A guide to ethical writing
Office of Research Integrity, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services