80 pages tagged "citation analysis"

The phantom reference strikes again
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 28 Nov 2019 11:04
Update of a 2017 white paper that shows that - with over 500 citations - the phantom reference is alive and kicking

The mystery of the phantom reference: a detective story
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 28 Nov 2019 11:03
Short summary of white paper that shows how sloppy writing and sloppy quality control lead to a non-existing article being cited nearly 400 times

The mystery of the phantom reference
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 28 Nov 2019 11:02
Shows how sloppy writing and sloppy quality control lead to a non-existing article being cited nearly 400 times

Publish or Perish version 7
David Adams - updated Tue 19 Nov 2019 17:18
Introducing Publish or Perish release 7

Publish or Perish on GNU/Linux
David Adams - updated Tue 19 Nov 2019 17:05
Detailed instructions on how to download and install Publish or Perish on GNU/Linux

Publish or Perish on macOS
David Adams - updated Tue 19 Nov 2019 17:04
Detailed instructions on how to download and install Publish or Perish for OS X (Mac)

Publish or Perish on Microsoft Windows
David Adams - updated Tue 19 Nov 2019 17:03
Detailed instructions on how to download and install Publish or Perish for Windows

Google Scholar as a new data source for citation analysis
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 29 Oct 2019 15:43
Documents the advantages and disadvantages of using Google Scholar as a source for citation analysis

Publish or Perish: Realising Google Scholar's potential to democratise citation analysis
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 29 Oct 2019 15:38
Reports on a presentation at the Google Scholar Day: Changing current evaluation paradigms

How to use Publish or Perish effectively?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 29 Oct 2019 15:33
Presents the slides of a Bibliometrics Summer School session in July 2019

Australian research output in Economics & Business: quantity over quality?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 25 Oct 2019 12:57
Shows the discrepancy between research productivity and research impact for Australian research in Economics & Business

Everything you always wanted to know about impact...
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 15 Oct 2019 15:50
Book chapter providing a quick overview of the what, why, how and where of research impact

The Publish or Perish Book
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Oct 2019 06:40
All versions of the Publish or Perish Book and reviews

The Publish or Perish Book (PDF edition)
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Oct 2019 06:38
Full information about the PDF version of the Publish or Perish Book

The Publish or Perish Tutorial: 80 easy tips to get the best out of the Publish or Perish software
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Oct 2019 06:37
The Publish or Perish Tutorial in book format

Looking for John Smith? About author disambiguation
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 2 Oct 2019 07:16
Details how users of Publish or Perish can disambiguate authors

Replication study gives thumbs up for the individual annual h-index
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 27 Sep 2019 15:13
Applies the hIa index for a large sample of academics in the United Emirates

Support Publish or Perish development
David Adams - updated Wed 18 Sep 2019 23:05
Support Publish or Perish development

How to ensure your paper achieves the impact it deserves?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 16 Sep 2019 22:41
Discusses the workflow I use to communicate a new paper

Bibliometrics in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 16 Sep 2019 22:39
Reports on my presentation at a workshop in March 2017 organised by the UK LIS-Bibliometrics group

Publish or Perish tutorial now in book format
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 16 Sep 2019 22:36
Introduces the Publish or Perish tutorial: 80 easy tips to get the best out of the software

Citation analysis for the Social Sciences: metrics and data-sources
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 15 Sep 2019 08:15
Argues that a fair and inclusive cross-disciplinary comparison of research performance is possible using Google Scholar and the hIa metric

Running the REF on a rainy Sunday afternoon: Do metrics match peer review?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 8 Sep 2019 10:17
Short summary of white paper that proposes replacing the REF with a metrics-based exercise

Publish or Perish version 6
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 5 Sep 2019 09:15
Introduces Publish or Perish release 6 and its new data sources

Publish or Perish General Search - a Swiss Army Knife?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 23 Aug 2019 19:12
Lists five little known things you can do with the PoP General Citation Search

Where to submit your paper? Which journals publish on your topic
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 19 Aug 2019 16:02
Shows how to use Publish or Perish to find out which journals publish on your topic

Two new kids on the block: Crossref and Dimensions
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:30
Compares publication and citation coverage in the Crossref and Dimensions with Google Scholar, Microsoft Academic, Scopus and Web of Science

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

Making your case for impact if you have few citations
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:20
Provides advice on strategies to demonstrate impact with a very low citation level

To rank or not to rank
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:19
Gives an overview of my research in the field of journal rankings, university rankings and citation rankings

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

The four C's of getting cited
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:18
Short summary of white paper explaining why competence, collaboration, care and communication help to realise the citation impact of your work

How to conduct searches with Microsoft Academic
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:16
Explains how to use Microsoft Academic as a new data source in Publish or Perish

Google Scholar is a serious alternative to Web of Science
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:15
Argues that Google Scholar needs to be treated as a serious alternative data source for citation analysis

Measuring the impact of academic research: Best practices and open questions
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:14
Reports on a workshop at Birkbeck University in December 2016

Can we use Google Scholar to identify highly-cited documents?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:13
Introducing my new article on Google Scholar with the Granada EC3 group

Do Google Scholar, Scopus and the Web of Science speak your language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:12
Short summary of white paper on the coverage of non-English language publications in three major databases for citation analysis

Microsoft Academic (Search): a Phoenix arisen from the ashes?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:12
Assesses Microsoft Academic coverage through a detailed comparison with Google Scholar, the Web of Science, and Scopus

Complex author questions: very easy!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:10
Details how to run author searches for multiple authors

Free articles on (journal) rankings
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 06:56
Provides a list of my articles in the area of journal rankings that are freely accessible from the publisher

How to conduct a longitudinal literature review?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 14 Aug 2019 17:23
Shows you how to do a longitudinal literature review with Publish or Perish

Benchmarking research performance
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 13 Aug 2019 11:15
Reports on my presentation at the EFMD Research Leadership Programme

Meeting an official guest or your academic hero?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 13 Aug 2019 10:58
Shows you how to prepare for any academic meeting in 5-10 minutes

Using Publish or Perish to do a literature review
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 13 Aug 2019 10:56
Shows you how to do a comprehensive literature review with publish or perish

Sacrifice a little accuracy for a lot more comprehensive coverage
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 13 Aug 2019 07:50
A prologue for a book on Google Scholar

Why metrics can (and should?) be used in the Social Sciences
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 13 Aug 2019 07:46
Reports on my presentation presented at "The Future of Research Assessment Peer Review vs. Metrics"

STI conference Leiden: metrics vs peer review
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 12 Aug 2019 14:36
An extensive report on the conference, my presentation on the REF and gender initiatives

Microsoft Academic: Is the Phoenix getting wings?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 12 Aug 2019 11:29
Compares citation coverage in the new Microsoft Academic with Google Scholar, Scopus and Web of Science

How to keep up-to-date with the literature, but avoid information overload?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 7 Aug 2019 10:48
Provides tips on how to keep up-to-date without getting lost in social media overload

Twenty-three articles with free publisher access
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 7 Aug 2019 10:02
Alerts reader to free access of official publisher versions of my articles

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

Proof over promise: a more inclusive ranking of academics
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Aug 2019 09:47
Shows how using a different data source and different metrics completely changes the Dutch Economics top-40

Citation analysis: Tips for Deans and other administrators
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Aug 2019 09:46
Provides recommendations for Deans and senior administrators for fair and equitable research evaluation

Reflections on norms for the h-index and related indices
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Aug 2019 09:46
Uses Academy of Management and Academy of International Business Presidents to present aspirational norm scores

Publish or Perish increases transparency in academic appointments
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Aug 2019 09:45
Illustrates how PoP has been used to expose nepotism and incompetence

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

Where to submit your paper? Compare journals by impact
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 20 Jul 2019 09:21
Shows how to use Publis or Perish to compare journals by impact

Want to impress at an academic job interview?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 18 Jul 2019 11:53
Shows you how to use PoP do some intelligence gathering to make a good impression at a job interview

Presenting your case for tenure or promotion?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 18 Jul 2019 11:52
Shows how to make your case for tenure or promotion by comparing your record to a relevant peer group

How to make your case for impact
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 18 Jul 2019 11:50
Shows you how to make your case for impact by comparing your papers to the journal average

Writing laudations or obituaries?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 16 Jul 2019 12:23
Illustrates how to ensure you get comprehensive coverage of an academic's work when writing laudations or obituaries

The four C's of getting cited
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 16 Jul 2019 12:19
Explains how competence, collaboration, care and communication help to ensure your work is getting the citation impact it deserves

Publish or Perish using CrossOver Mac 10.x or later
David Adams - updated Thu 20 Jun 2019 08:58
Detailed instructions on how to download and install PoP for OS X using CrossOver Mac 10.x or later

Publish or Perish using CrossOver Mac 9.x or earlier
David Adams - updated Thu 20 Jun 2019 08:57
Detailed instructions on how to download and install PoP for OS X using CrossOver Mac 9.x or earlier

Running the REF on a rainy Sunday afternoon: Do metrics match peer review?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 27 May 2019 11:35
White paper that proposes replacing the REF with a metrics-based exercise

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

Free articles on citation analysis
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 9 May 2019 17:21
Provides a list of my articles in the area of Bibliometrics that are freely accessible from the publisher

Microsoft Academic is one year old: the Phoenix is ready to leave the nest
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 25 Nov 2018 13:09
The third of my trilogy of papers on Microsoft Academic reporting on its coverage one year after its re-launch

Academic software
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 11 Oct 2018 08:32
List three useful software products and presents our software manifesto

Do Google Scholar, Scopus and the Web of Science speak your language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 1 Aug 2018 08:45
Discusses the coverage of non-English language publications in three major databases for citation analysis

How to import ISI and Scopus data in Publish or Perish?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 11 Sep 2017 09:40
Illustrates how Web of Science and Scopus data can be imported into Publish or Perish

Reflections on the h-index
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 20 May 2017 18:49
Introduces the h-index, m-quotient, g-index, contemporary h-index and individual h-index

Citation analysis across disciplines: The impact of different data sources and citation metrics
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 20 May 2017 18:49
Documents how different data ources and different citations metrics might lead to very different conclusions in cross-disciplinary comparisons

The Publish or Perish Book: Doing bibliometric research with Google Scholar
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 20 May 2017 18:48
Full information about the paperback version of the Publish or Perish Book, part 3

The Publish or Perish Book: Citation analysis for academics and administrators
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 20 May 2017 18:48
Full information about the paperback version of the Publish or Perish Book, part 2

The Publish or Perish Book: A guide to the software
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 20 May 2017 18:47
Full information about the paperback version of the Publish or Perish Book, part 1

The Publish or Perish Book (Paperback)
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 20 May 2017 18:47
Full information about the paperback version of the Publish or Perish Book