Submission Guidelines for Biology Undergraduate

  1. Click on the Submit Research link in the lower left.
  2. Create a new account or log in.
    • Use an email address that you will continue to use after you leave St. John Fisher College. You will receive a report each month that your document is downloaded.
    • Enter your name as you want it to appear in your published work.
    • Type St. John Fisher College as your institutional affiliation.
    • Choose a password that you will use to log in.
    • Click Sign up, and you will receive an email shortly to confirm your account. Clicking the confirmation link in the email will bring you to the submission agreement.
  3. Review the submission agreement, click the checkbox to accept, and click Continue.
  4. Enter the title.
  5. If you have collaborators on the project, add an additional author with the green "+" button.
  6. Date of Award/Publication: include month and year -- i.e., April 2014.
  7. Document type: select Undergraduate Project.
  8. Supervisor: the name of your instructor or advisor, i.e. Daryl Hurd.
  9. Keywords: leave blank.
  10. Abstract: Enter the abstract for your paper if you have one.
  11. Subject Categories: Biology will be pre-selected. If you wish to add more specific subject categories, select one or more; click the plus signs in the left box to see more options, then click a subject and click the "select" button and your selected categories will appear on the right.
  12. Comments: If you are attaching a presentation and/or poster, provide the dates you presented them.
  13. Click "Upload file from your Computer", then "Browse.". A window will open and you can locate your file. You may upload a Word Document, PowerPoint, or PDF file.
  14. Ignore "additional files" unless you have something to add, like a presentation, a poster, or a data file like a spreadsheet, to go along with a paper.
  15. Click Submit.