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Technology Enhancing Learning: Past, Present and Future

Every year the European Conference on Technology Enhanced Learning (ECTEL) gathers state-of-the-art research in the TEL field. Eight years have passed since the first edition of this conference, resulting in over 500 research papers published and more than 1000 researchers involved. 136 more words


Fly up to research heaven with Scopus.

Named after the bird, Hammerkop (Scopus umbretta), which reportedly has excellent navigation skills, Scopus is the world’s largest abstract and citation database and the University of Southampton has just acquired it for use by all staff and students. 189 more words

Library News

Mendeley @ the LIINES

Reference management is a key competence in any research group or laboratory.   Think of a research workflow.

  1. Get papers
  2. Get paper reference information
  3. Read them from anywhere in the world.  
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Bibliometrics, open access, and all that

On Saturday, the delegates to the ICSU in Auckland were supposed to be taken on various sightseeing trips around the city before getting down to serious work the next day. 229 more words

Maybe Politics

What Can Article-Level Metrics Do for You?

What Can Article-Level Metrics Do for You
http://www.plosbiology.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pbio.1001687 Wide distribution of #cites for @PLOSBiology papers; median 19 but 10% >50


Visualizing the evolution of a scientific conference with altmetrics

From September 3 to 5, I will be attending STI 2014, the 19th International Conference on Science and Technology Indicators. There, I will present a paper entitled “Altmetrics-based Visualizations Depicting the Evolution of a Knowledge Domain” that I co-authored with  953 more words


Onomastics to measure cultural bias in medical research

Elian CARSENAT, NamSor Applied Onomastics

Dr. Evgeny Shokhenmayer, e-onomastics


This project involves the analysis of about over ten million medical research articles from PubMed, over three million names of scientists, authors or mentioned in citations. 2,223 more words