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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.

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

Biodiversity

Forbes: How Academia, Google Scholar And Predatory Publishers Help Feed Academic Fake News

Forbes: How Academia, Google Scholar And Predatory Publishers Help Feed Academic Fake News . ” The Editor-in-Chief of one of the world’s most prestigious and storied scientific journals recently casually informed me that his journal now astoundingly accepts citations to non-peer-reviewed personal web pages and blog posts as primary citations supporting key arguments in papers published in that journal. 116 more words

Research & Opinion

Library Essentials for Christmas: Top Tips to Help you Access Resources From Home

The holidays are fast approaching so here’s a few handy tips to guide you through the festive season!

The Library will be closed from 5pm on Friday 23rd December and re-opens on Thursday 5th January 2017. 606 more words

E-resources

Full Text@RGU link on Google Scholar restored

We are pleased to announce that the Full Text@RGU link on Google Scholar has been restored.  We apologise for the inconvenience caused.

Users on-campus or using MyApps browsers will see the Full Text@RGU link on Google Scholar automatically.  47 more words

Resources

Full Text@RGU link on Google Scholar still missing

We are sorry to report that the Full Text@RGU link on Google Scholar is still not  showing.  Our supplier is working to resolve this and has posted a… 15 more words

Resources

h-index

To return to an old theme:

Today my h-index has reached 50, at least in the opinion of Google Scholar. According to this site, I have 10259 citations. 48 more words

Full Text@RGU link on Google Scholar missing

We are sorry to report that the Full Text@RGU link on Google Scholar is not currently showing.  We have asked our supplier to urgently investigate this and will provide another update when we have more information.  Apologies for the inconvenience meantime.

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