15 pages tagged "bibliometric accuracy"

Accuracy: Selective merge
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 18 Sep 2019 22:58
Publish or Perish tutorial

Accuracy: Merge duplicates
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 18 Sep 2019 22:58
Publish or Perish tutorial

Accuracy: Check year
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 18 Sep 2019 22:58
Publish or Perish tutorial

Accuracy: PoP vs GS for journals
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 18 Sep 2019 22:58
Publish or Perish tutorial

Accuracy
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 18 Sep 2019 22:58
Publish or Perish tutorial

An Australian "productivity boom"? ... or maybe just a database expansion?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:26
Shows how difficult longitudinal bibliometric analyses are when database coverage changes

How to merge “stray citation" records?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:23
Explains how to merge different occurrences of a paper in Publish or Perish

Is Google Scholar flawless? Of course not!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:19
Reviews the major limitations of Google Scholar

Bank error in your favour? How to gain 3,000 citations in a week
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:19
Shows how I gained 3,000 citations in a week through inaccurate publication matching in the Web of Science

How to get listed on the ESI ranking of highly cited authors
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:12
Illustrates how tongue-in-cheek papers might be taken seriously by naive (or desparate) academics

Web of Science: How to be robbed of 10 years of citations in one week!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Aug 2019 09:50
Shows how I was "robbed" of citations through inaccurate publication matching in the Web of Science

Health warning: Might contain multiple personalities
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 20 Jul 2019 11:25
Shows how a lack of name disambiguation leads to serious distortion of the Essential Science Indicators

Working with ISI data: Beware of categorisation problems
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 27 May 2019 11:28
ISI appears to regularly misclassify journal articles containing original research into the "review" or "proceedings paper" category, rather than assigning them to the appropriate "article" category.

How to become an author of ESI Highly Cited Papers?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 27 May 2019 11:24
Documents how unscrupulous predatory open access journals can distort citation counts

Sacrifice a little accuracy for a lot more comprehensive coverage
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 12 Mar 2017 18:29
Invited prologue for a book on Google Scholar