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OACA – the open access citation advantage
July 22, 2016
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If you post your paper online somewhere outside a paywall, you join the majority of scholars and your paper will gain a citation advantage over papers available only through a journal. This has been demonstrated in recent research. A particular focus of research on open access publishing has been the hypothesis that open access papers […]
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The difference a database makes
March 21, 2016
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The difference a database makes
Databases never include everything. This is one of the most important reasons to know your data source. By knowing what is excluded, you can better understand the counts produced and arrive at a correct interpretation. The switch from SCI/SSCI CD-ROM to Scopus in NSF’s Science and Engineering Indicators (SEI) 2016 provides a rare opportunity to […]