Archives par mot-clé : Citation analysis

Will Open Access Get Me Cited? An Analysis of the Efficacy of Open Access Publishing in Political Science

« The digital revolution has made it easier for political scientists to share and access high-quality research online. However, many articles are stored in proprietary databases that some institutions cannot afford. High-quality, peer-reviewed, top-tier journal articles that have been made open … Continuer la lecture

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Return on citation: a consistent metric to evaluate papers, journals and researchers

« Evaluating and comparing the academic performance of a journal, a researcher or a single paper has long remained a critical, necessary but also controversial issue. Most of existing metrics invalidate comparison across different fields of science or even between different … Continuer la lecture

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On the Shoulders of Giants: The Growing Impact of Older Articles

« In this paper, we examine the evolution of the impact of older scholarly articles. We attempt to answer four questions. First, how often are older articles cited and how has this changed over time. Second, how does the impact of … Continuer la lecture

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Can the impact of non-Western academic books be measured? An investigation of Google Books and Google Scholar for Malaysia

« Citation indicators are increasingly used in book-based disciplines to support peer review in the evaluation of authors and to gauge the prestige of publishers. However, because global citation databases seem to offer weak coverage of books outside the West, it … Continuer la lecture

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Rise of the Rest: The Growing Impact of Non-Elite Journals

« In this paper, we examine the evolution of the impact of non-elite journals. We attempt to answer two questions. First, what fraction of the top-cited articles are published in non-elite journals and how has this changed over time. Second, what … Continuer la lecture

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Why and where Wikipedia is cited in journal articles?

« The aim of this research was to identify the motivations for citation to Wikipedia in scientific papers. Also, the number of citation to Wikipedia, location of citation, type of citing papers, subject of citing and cited articles were determined and … Continuer la lecture

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The Citation Merit of Scientific Publications We…

The Citation Merit of Scientific Publications : « We propose a new method to assess the merit of any set of scientific papers in a given field based on the citations they receive. Given a field and a citation impact indicator, … Continuer la lecture

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Towards a Book Publishers Citation Reports First approach…

Towards a Book Publishers Citation Reports. First approach using the Book Citation Index : « The absence of books and book chapters in the Web of Science Citation Indexes (SCI, SSCI and A&HCI) has always been considered an important flaw but … Continuer la lecture

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A citation analysis of top research papers of…

A citation analysis of top research papers of computer science : « The study intends to evaluate the top papers of Computer Science as reflected in Science Direct. Moreover, it aims to find out authorship pattern, ranking of authors, ranking of … Continuer la lecture

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Citing patterns in Open Access journals a study…

Citing patterns in Open Access journals: a study of D-Lib Magazine : « The purpose of this study was to investigate the pattern of citing references of research articles published in D-Lib Magazine during 2002 to 2008. A total of 4775 … Continuer la lecture

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