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How many citations are actually a lot of citations?

In a previous blog post, I suggested to my younger colleagues that while they should not care so much about the impact factor of the journals they published in (as long as these journals are well-read in their respective fields of research), they should care quite a lot about these papers being cited, and cited by others not self-cited! 706 more words

Research And Academia

Focus on...Science databases

When you first come to use databases in your studies, you can find the sheer amount of available resources rather overwhelming. With dozens of different databases covering various subjects, journals and forms of information, it can be difficult to know where to start.
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Insider Secrets

Google Scholar Indexes Open Access Books

The length of monographs and their level of treatment pose unique challenges in a search environment. Monographs generally describe mature work unlike journal articles, which usually describe early stage work. 122 more words

Academic Publishing

Kudos, ORCID and Google Scholar Citations

It is great that people have signed up with the RGU Kudos pilot partnership since the last blog post about it. If you have an ORCID account listing works with DOIs you can easily populate your publication list on Kudos, just by linking ORCID with Kudos in your profile. 335 more words

Library News

Explora cómo acceder al texto completo de artículos académicos desde Google Scholar cuando te encuentras en la Universidad

Google Scholar 2015

Google Scholar es un buscador especializado de artículos académicos y literatura científica.

La Biblioteca de la Universidad Politécnica de Puerto Rico en acuerdo con los proveedores de bases de datos y Google Scholar permite a la comunidad académica acceder desde el buscador ( 44 more words

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Using Primary and/or Secondary Texts


Fastwrite: Describe a scene or passage which you feel reveals the perspective the author of your text takes toward his or her subject. 273 more words