17 blog postings January 2017 - December 2017

(*Starred titles refer to featured blog posts)

59th edition of the Journal Quality List on-line
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Mon 24 Apr 2017 12:59
New version of the Journal Quality List with the 2016 FNEGE update and the 2017 HCRES update

How to conduct searches with Microsoft Academic
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Tue 18 Apr 2017 16:22
Explains how to use Microsoft Academic as a new data source in Publish or Perish

Challenges in International survey research: illustrations and solutions
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Mon 3 Apr 2017 17:08
Reviews my work on international mail surveys and response rates across countries

Bibliometrics in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Mon 27 Mar 2017 09:40
Reports on my presentation at a workshop in March 2017 organised by the UK LIS-Bibliometrics group

Harzing.com blog 1 year old!
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Mon 20 Mar 2017 12:16
Celebrating my blog's first anniversary with the top-10 most read blogs

Is ISI misunderstanding the Social Sciences?
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Tue 14 Mar 2017 09:08
Documents how ISI is inappropriately applying Science-based criteria to articles in the Social Sciences

58th edition of the Journal Quality List on-line
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Sat 11 Mar 2017 16:17
New version of the Journal Quality List with the 2016 ABDC update and the new FT50 ranking

Last impressions count too! The importance of conclusions
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Wed 8 Mar 2017 09:32
Warns against ending your academic article with your study's limitations

Google Scholar is a serious alternative to Web of Science
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Tue 28 Feb 2017 11:19
Argues that Google Scholar needs to be treated as a serious alternative data source for citation analysis

Publish or Perish: Realising Google Scholar's potential to democratise citation analysis
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Mon 20 Feb 2017 18:33
Reports on a presentation at the Google Scholar Day: Changing current evaluation paradigms

Web of Science: How to be robbed of 10 years of citations in one week!
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Wed 15 Feb 2017 08:30
Shows how academics can be "robbed" of citation through inaccurate publication matching in the Web of Science

Using Publish or Perish to do a literature review
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Tue 7 Feb 2017 17:48
Shows you how to do a comprehensive literature review with publish or perish

What if fully agree doesn't mean the same thing across cultures?
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Thu 2 Feb 2017 08:55
Explains how response style difference between countries can distort cross-national comparisons

Want to impress at an academic job interview?
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Tue 24 Jan 2017 16:58
Shows you how to use PoP do some intelligence gathering to make a good impression at a job interview

Publish or Perish General Search - a Swiss Army Knife?
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Tue 17 Jan 2017 17:19
Lists five little known things you can do with the PoP General Citation Search

Compete or cooperate: does it depend on the language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Tue 10 Jan 2017 14:39
Shows how using the English language might prime competitive behaviour

Submit to only one journal at a time
Anne-Wil Harzing - published Tue 3 Jan 2017 09:39
About good practices in journal submission