Publish your scripts, lecture notes, thesis, dissertation or research with lap publishing find information on the free publishing offer lap has for you. I received an email from an associate from lap lambert academic publishing some time back, stating that they found my thesis entitled “application of gis in the study of land cover distribution, geomorphometry, terrain and water quality in asi khola subwatershed” in the library at kathmandu university. In choosing to publish, as well as be responsible for the entire publishing process (including printing and distribution) for this reason, 'vanity presses', as well as companies specialising primarily in the publication of theses (such as vdm verlag, and lambert academic publishing - lap) are not considered to meet the. We suggest that you start by considering the publishers who publish the books you use for your research note that vanity publishers, print-on-demand and publishers specialising in publishing theses (for example lap: lambert academic publishing) are not considered to be commercial publishers. No, lambert academic press is not remotely trustworthy see my blog post http:// journalologyblogspotco and this news investigation in slate that quotes me http://wwwslatecom/articles/te to publish your thesis, speak to your university library about posting it to their institutional repository you might also host it on a. Lap is essentially an on-demand publishing house i would like to know how many of the submitted theses actually go into the physical bookstores i would wager that the vast majority exist only as cover shots in amazoncom listings and in print form on the bookshelf of the author and his or her proud.
I'm a graduate student in geology, and have a question about the thesis i've written can i submit sections of it verbatim for publication in academic journals is this considered plagiarism the thesis itself will be housed online in proquest's open access database, and also on my homepage thanks so. Friends, following my note yesterday, i received a sad letter from a phd graduate who permitted lambert academic press (lap) to publish his thesis he commented that his supervisors said that this was fine – and that it is better to publish anywhere than not this is incorrect if no one buys the book, it is not better to publish. What they are is an academic author mill they exist to exploit the work of naive scholars who think they're a legitimate academic/scholarly publisher, the kind that counts for tenure and hiring committees there are several similar companies who offer to print your dissertation or thesis lap has a number of.
Lambert academic publishing (lap) is an imprint of verlag dr muller (vdm), a publisher infamous for selling cobbled-together books made up of wikipedia articles mainly under their alphascript publishing imprint lap, on the other hand, specialize in publishing academic theses [update: they also use. Lap is a leading academic book publishing company specializes in making your theses, dissertations, and research projects available worldwide.
The most dominating of these publishers is lambert academic publishing (lap) a subsidiary of vdm verlag lambert specialises in the publication of theses, but is not considered a bonafide academic publisher as they merely reproduce theses without any editorial oversight, ie they do not apply the basic. They [lambert] claim your intellectual property and publish it without proper peer review or academic editorial process, which means that they have just devalued your thesis that you might otherwise have revised, improved, and published in a more appropriate scholarly outlet (in whole or in part) this is.