For Editors

This page is for editors of nursing journals. There are valuable articles in Nurse Author & Editor, written specifically for editors. Use the category “editor role” to quickly find some of the best.

  • The Editor’s Handbook(2nd ed,) by Margaret Comerford Freda and Leslie H. Nicoll, is the only book on the market written specifically for nurse editors. New, as well as seasoned editors will find a wealth of information in the 2nd edition of The Editor’s Handbook. Completely revised and updated, this book covers editorial procedures and standards, peer review, indexing, impact factors, editorial boards, ethical issues, and more. A brand new chapter on how editors can interface with and use social media to their advantage rounds out the book. Written in a down-to-earth and practical style, Drs. Freda and Nicoll are happy to share their 37 combined years of experience as editors, as well as current evidence-based information on editorial processes with their readers. The Editor’s Handbook is a “must have” resource for any editorial office. Available at Amazon, and in a variety of ebook formats.

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