15 pages tagged "bibliometric accuracy"

Bank error in your favour? How to gain 3,000 citations in a week
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 12 Nov 2020 12:03
Shows how I gained 3,000 citations in a week through inaccurate publication matching in the Web of Science

Sacrifice a little accuracy for a lot more comprehensive coverage
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 24 Oct 2020 09:02
Invited prologue for a book on Google Scholar

Is Google Scholar flawless? Of course not!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Oct 2020 13:16
Reviews the major limitations of Google Scholar

Health warning: Might contain multiple personalities
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Oct 2020 13:15
Shows how a lack of name disambiguation leads to serious distortion of the Essential Science Indicators

Web of Science: How to be robbed of 10 years of citations in one week!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Oct 2020 13:04
Shows how I was "robbed" of citations through inaccurate publication matching in the Web of Science

An Australian "productivity boom"? ... or maybe just a database expansion?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:26
Shows how difficult longitudinal bibliometric analyses are when database coverage changes

How to merge “stray citation" records?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:46
Explains how to merge different occurrences of a paper in Publish or Perish

How to get listed on the ESI ranking of highly cited authors
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:26
Illustrates how tongue-in-cheek papers might be taken seriously by naive (or desparate) academics

Working with ISI data: Beware of categorisation problems
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 29 Aug 2020 14:51
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.

Accuracy: Merge duplicates
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Publish or Perish tutorial

Accuracy: Selective merge
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Publish or Perish tutorial

Accuracy: Check year
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Publish or Perish tutorial

Accuracy: PoP vs GS for journals
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Publish or Perish tutorial

Accuracy
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Publish or Perish tutorial

How to become an author of ESI Highly Cited Papers?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Documents how unscrupulous predatory open access journals can distort citation counts