We all know the journals market has rapidly consolidated over recent years. But where’s the data? I set out to find some numbers to put behind the common sense.
A new conference explores ways research can turn the scientific method onto improving its own results.
Can Clarivate deliver on a single, normalized measurement of citation impact or did its marketing department promise too much?
Thoughts on Elsevier’s acquisition of Plum Analytics.
Elsevier’s new CiteScore service is a carefully thought-out element in the company’s competitive strategy, but it reinforces the widespread error that bibliometrics can be use as proxies for the quality of a publication.
Citation networks can provide much more than journal metrics and rankings. Publishers should look to them for competitive intelligence.
Peer-to-peer sharing of scientific articles is common for Indian scientists, a new study reports.
Indexing of proceedings papers, errors in conversion, draw ire from bibliometrics community. Some question its effect on journal Impact Factors.