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What's the point of the h-index? UPDATED

UPDATE: I’ve increased the sample size of EEB scientists I used in the analysis.


Over at the Dynamic Ecology blog yesterday, Jeremy Fox posted… 1,083 more words


Biodiversity Conservation Research: 2016 Top Ten


Have you heard of Altmetric? Altmetric is a company who collect and collate the online activity surrounding scholarly content. How many people have tweeted an article? 1,152 more words

Information Skills

#CiteScore: a new #metric to help you choose the right journal

Elsevier’s new metrics provide comprehensive, transparent, current insights into journal impact. Impact is important when it comes to deciding which journal to publish in. But it’s impossible to get a true picture of impact using a single metric alone. 93 more words

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Text mining PubMed using R - a case study


For a couple of years, I've been doing research in the field of psychooncology, which basically is “concerned both with the effects of cancer on a person's psychological health as well as the social and behavioral factors that may affect the disease process of cancer and/or the remission of it.” The most influential psycho-oncological journal is named… 1,913 more words


Publication cultures in economic, business and financial history: Comparing apples and oranges?

1.)Quantifying the heterogeneity of publication cultures in economic, business and financial history

by Eline Poelmans and Sandra Rousseau, Faculty of Economics and Business, KU Leuven, campus Brussels… 1,682 more words

Economic History

Snowy Stockholm and Nordic Librarians!

Last week I attended Elsevier’s Nordic Library Connect event in Stockholm, Sweden. I presented the metrics poster / card and slide set that I researched for Elsevier already. 261 more words