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#MicrosoftAcademic is on the verge of becoming a #bibliometric superpower by Sven E. Hug and Martin P. Brändle

Last year, the new Microsoft Academic service was launched. Sven E. Hug and Martin P. Brändle look at how it compares with more established competitors such as Google Scholar, Scopus, and Web of Science. 680 more words

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Commentary on Anderson and Feist's "Transformative Science", Ryan D. Tweney

Author Information: Ryan D. Tweney, Bowling Green State University, tweney@bgsu.edu

Tweney, Ryan D. “Commentary on Anderson and Feist’s ‘Transformative Science’.” Social Epistemology Review and Reply Collective… 1,539 more words

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Learning about Swiss libraries

Last week I was privileged to be a speaker at the Library Connect event in Zurich. I was talking about research impact metrics and presented the… 462 more words


Reply to Liberman and López Olmedo's "Psychological Meaning of 'Coauthorship' Among Scientists", Dorte Henriksen

Author Information: Dorte Henriksen, Aarhus University, dh@ps.au.dk

Henriksen, Dorte. “Reply to Liberman and López Olmedo’s ‘Psychological Meaning of “Coauthorship” Among Scientists’.” Social Epistemology Review and Reply Collective… 1,329 more words


Research Impact & Engagement in June and July 2017!

We’ve brought together a fantastic programme for June and July on the theme of Research Impact & Engagement.

No need to book, just turn up. 301 more words

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Bibliometrics and the academic librarian

Next week I’m going to be at another Elsevier Connect event, this time in Zurich (you can still register if you want to join in!). 790 more words


metrics (MEasuring The Reliability and perceptions of Indicators for interactions with sCientific productS) @metrics_project

The main objective of this project is to develop a deeper understanding of *metrics, especially in terms of their general significance and their perception amongst stakeholders. 151 more words