Learn how to publish from Nature Research editors

The EMBL Szilárd Library offers access to the Nature Masterclasses online course in Scientific Writing and Publishing.

The course is taught by editors from the Nature Research journals and covers the entire scientific publishing process – from writing a paper to publication – in 15 self-paced modules

Access is available to all researchers and staff members. Note that the online course focuses on publishing within the natural sciences.

Start your access:

Connect to the EMBL network, or access it remotely using a VPN if you're off campus, and register on the Nature Masterclasses website: https://masterclasses.nature.com/register.

After registration, Nature Masterclasses will remember your connection to EMBL's network for 6 months, so you can access the website with ANY internet connection for 6 months. After that, you’ll be prompted to log in using the EMBL network again.

You will be directed to the Scientific Writing and Publishing Course by clicking here.

Troubleshooting: If you are experiencing issues accessing the online course after registering, please try logging out and in again, or try using a different web browser.

If you have any further questions about this resource, please don’t hesitate to contact the library.

Introductory video

How to review your progress