What You Must Know While Assigning Authorship to Your Manuscript

Authorship of research papers is a critical factor that is considered while assessing a researchers work. It also has a significant impact on a researchers career growth. Authorship therefore needs to be assigned wisely. In this episode of Enago Academy’s podcast, we will discuss considerations and ethics that you need to keep in mind while you assign authorship to your manuscript.

Here, you will learn about:

  • Criteria that individuals need to fulfil to be listed as an author
  • Unethical practices such as -ghost authorship, guest authorship and gift authorship.
  • Useful tips to use while assigning authorship.
  • Acknowledging people who have helped in the project, but are not eligible for authorship.

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You can also read detailed articles on assigning authorship here.

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