5 blog postings February 2017 - February 2017

(*Starred titles refer to featured blog posts)

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