Archives par mot-clé : metrics
Open Access and the Changing Landscape of Research Impact Indicators: New Roles for Repositories : « The debate about the need to revise metrics that evaluate research excellence has been ongoing for years, and a number of studies have identified important … Continuer la lecture
Universality of scholarly impact metrics: « We present a method to quantify the disciplinary bias of any scholarly impact metric, and introduce a simple universal metric that allows to compare the impact of scholars across scientific disciplines. » URL : http://arxiv.org/abs/1305.6339
Repositories in Google Scholar Metrics or what is this document type doing in a place as such? : « The present paper analyzes GS Metrics, Google’s newest product aiming at ranking journals according to their H-Index. Specifically, we analyze GS Metrics’ … Continuer la lecture
Article-level metrics at PLOS and beyond : SPARC Europe’s Webcast: Jennifer Lin on Article Level Metrics from SPARC on Vimeo.
Open Metrics for Open Repositories : « Increasingly there is a need for quantitative evidence in order to help demonstrate the value of online services. Such evidence can also help to detect emerging patterns of usage and identify associated operational best … Continuer la lecture
Creating and Curating the Cognitive Commons: Southampton’s Contribution : « The Web is becoming humankind’s Cognitive Commons, where knowledge is created and curated collaboratively. We trace its origins from the advent of language around 300,000 years ago to a recent series … Continuer la lecture
Combining peer review and metrics to assess journals for inclusion in Scopus : « Peer review has been in place for centuries as an accepted process to validate manuscripts submitted for publication in scientific journals. Yet a similarly rigorous assessment of … Continuer la lecture